instrument: soprano, tenor saxophone

genre: jazz, contemporary jazz, world music

origin: Azerbaijan

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All About Jazz

LINEUP - INFLUENCE

Rain Sultanov, saxophone

Isfar Sarabski, piano

Nils Olmedal, double bass

LINEUP - BEYOND THE JAZZ

Rain Sultanov, saxophone

Shahin Novrasli, piano

LINEUP - CYCLE

Rain Sultanov, saxophone

Isfar Sarabski, piano

CONCERTS

30 April, Jazz Day, Azerbaijan

19 June, Dnepr Jazz Festival, Ukraine

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BIOGRAPHY

Rain Sultanov is leading jazz saxophonist who has made a huge contribution to the development of jazz culture in Azerbaijan. Not many were able to walk such a turbulent and interesting creative path, rich and full of musical events, as Rain Sultanov. He is a person whose work is always of interest to the world's experts of high music. Rain's music carries a lot of sense and leads one to a deep thought.  Rain Aladdin Sultanov was born on April 29, 1965 in Baku, Azerbaijan. After graduating from a music school as a distance student, specializing in clarinet and surprising his teachers with hard work and natural talent, Rain demonstrated his extraordinary ability for the first time. In 1985, Rain Sultanov was awarded at the Republican clarinetists contest. 

In 1988, having received an invitation from the master of Azerbaijani vocal arts Rashid Behbudov, he began working at the Azerbaijan Song Theatre. After Behbudov's in 1990 Rain becomes jazz soloist of the ‘Qaya' State Jazz Orchestra. After this period of life can be called Rain Sultanov's emerging professional jazz career. In 1997 he founded the band Syndicate and released his first album ‘Last Moment’.

Today he possesses his own unique style of performance and an everlasting series of new ideas, albums and projects. Beginning in the Soviet time and to this day, Rain Sultanov has been a participant of a large number of concerts and jazz festivals held worldwide. Rain Sultanov – authoritative jazz musician and leading exponent of different forms of music, with his own style and a plethora of ideas and projects, drawn inexorably to the mysterious world of the future. 

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