String ensemble "Nobilis"
is a special project of the ESTA-Tatarstan branch, created in 2015 by a group of musicians led by a talented violinist and teacher, People's Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan Sergei Emelyanov.
As part of the ensemble, together with highly professional musicians - teachers and performers - Early music is performed by students of the Kazan Conservatory.
Among the soloists with Nobilis ensemble were Svetlana Tovstukha (Spain), Michael Kibardin (Germany), Philippe Mouratoglou (France), Ainur Begutov, Vladimir Ksenofontov (Russia) and others.
The ensemble performs at the best concert venues in Kazan, including the stage of the State Grand Concert Hall named after Salikh Saidashev.
Permanent working quarter of NOBILIS ensemble is hall “Tukai” in the building of Press house (hotel “Nogai”), where the most home concerts of the ensemble take place.
Soloists and artists of the ensemble:
Sergey Emelyanov (violin)
People's Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan, artistic director of the ensemble, teacher of the Children's Art School of the Privolzhsky District of Kazan
Nina Shestopalova (violin)
People's Artist of the Republic of North Ossetia - Alania, People's Artist of the Chechen Republic, conductor, teacher of the Kazan College of Music named after I.V. Aukhadeev
Ramil Sadriev (viola)
Laureate of international competitions (Italy), laureate of the competition "The best teacher of the children's art school of the Republic of Tatarstan", head of ESTA-Tatarstan
Irina Lapteva (cello)
Honored Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan, Honored Art Worker of the Republic of Tatarstan, Professor of the Kazan State Conservatory (Academy) named after N.Zhiganov
Ilsia Sadrieva (cello)
Laureate of international competitions, teacher and director
Children's music school №14 in Kazan
Vitaly Harisov (lute)
Honored Art Worker of the Republic of Tatarstan, Deputy Chairman of the Union of Composers of Tatarstan, Associate Professor of the Kazan State Conservatory (Academy) named after N. Zhiganov
Valeria Liganova (viola)
Student of the Kazan State Conservatory (Academy) named after N.Zhiganov