In any sphere to find a good teacher is an element of fortune. Yernar Mynatyev in this sense is very lucky person. Since childhood, he gets into careful hands of great cellist – Sapil M. Zhakeyev, who have already raised the outstanding cellists of Kazakhstan.
In the conservatory Yernar gained the secrets cello skills from the venerable cellist Jambul Baspayev. After receiving such thorough foundation, someone might calm down and become a humble soloist. However, this was not true for Yernar. He was addicted to the idea of the quartet and this determined his future. The fortune helped him once more presenting him an encounter with outstanding cellist, quartetist – Valentin Berlinskiy. The usual routine was replaced by fascinating life full of pleasant meeting, musical insights and his transformation into professional. Yernar did not give up his idea even when the group members had changed many times. And now he has a flair for talented musicians who are now playing with him in the quartet. It was a great success that the team was trained by Rainer Schmidt – the most titled and demanded quartet teacher in the world. The more a man works, the more successful he becomes – Yernar proved this statement. Yernar carries the traditions of both cello and quartet art with dignity throughout his career. His teachers are still alive in every note and every work that the quartet presents to the audience. This is what determines the greatness of talented teachers, even if they leave their efforts continue to live in their students. Yernar plays on cello made by French master in XVIII century.Contact Yernar