Miroslav KULTYSHEV was born in 1985 in Leningrad Kultyshev graduated from the Secondary Specialized Musical School of the St. Petersburg State Conservatoire (under Z. Tsuker). At present he is a student of Saint Petersburg Conservatory (under prof. Alexander Sandler). n 1996 made his debut with the Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Since 2006 he is a scholar and active participant of the St. Petersburg House of Music. He tours in Austria, Germany, France, Italy, Great Britain, the USA, Holland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Lithuania, and Ukraine. In 2006 through 2007 he took an internship at the International Holland Music Sessions. In 2007 he won(2nd, jury decided that no one win the 1st place) the 13th International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow.