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Tamara Gverdtsiteli: biography
Tamara Gverdtsiteli — the live idol stage in the CIS. Her deep contralto voice captivates the soul from the first notes, and the simplicity of the method and nature fascinates and delights.
Tamara is a descendant of an aristocratic Georgian family, the daughter of Soviet Cybernetics Mikheil Gverdtsiteli and ina Coffman, Odessa teacher. The artist was born in Tbilisi on 18 January 1962. The singer has a younger brother named Paul, and both children showed great interest in music.
Mother strongly supported the son and daughter in their endeavors: practicing songs with her daughter, accompanying her on the piano, and the son maintained an interest in mathematics. Thanks to his father’s belief in the talent of their descendants in three years, Tamara has appeared on Georgian television, where he first demonstrated the public their talent. Two years later, the girl went through a music exam at school at the Tbilisi Conservatory, where he revealed that she had perfect pitch.
When the future singer was about nine years old, she became part of the newly created vocal-instrumental ensemble «Mziuri», which was headed by Rafael Ghazaryan. This group was for girls of great help in further work: are the concerts «Mziuri» given the experience on the stage, without which she wouldn’t feel so natural when sung for thousands of public.
While little Gverdtsiteli performed in the team, in her cozy family tragedy: the father changed, and the couple parted. The children remained with the mother. Tamara grieved at this event and some time not even communicated with his father.
Tamara Gverdtsiteli: music
After graduating from school, Tamara Gverdtsiteli enrolled in the Tbilisi Conservatory, but not in the vocal class, as you would expect, and on specialty «piano and composition». However, the girl continued to sing and speak with «Mziuri», and also began to participate in various vocal competitions.
In 1982, young Gverdtsiteli recorded their first album, simple titled «Debut. Tamara Gverdtsiteli». In the eighties began a triumphal procession Tamara for the Soviet Union: the young singer listened to by old and young, her 1985 album «Music: sings Tamara Gverdtsiteli» gained popularity from the Far East to Western Ukraine.
Since 1987, the singer reaches a new level of recognition: it not only supports itself, but is invited to competitions as a jury member, which is a recognition of her professionalism and talent. Next year an event occurs that has affected the life of the singer, joyful: Tamara wins the competition «Golden Orpheus» in Bulgaria, which gives her the opportunity to assert itself in Europe. The singer was immediately invited to perform at the festival in Italy.
In 1989 Tamara Gverdtsiteli went on a risky step: she made a tape with her performance of the song from «umbrellas of Cherbourg» and after Alex Moskovich, who initiated the idea, gave it to the composer of the song, sir
Soon the Georgian singer was offered a contract in France for a period of two years. But due to the fact that Gverdtsiteli could not take to his beloved son and mom, Tamara was forced to decline the offer.
Tamara Gverdtsiteli: moving to France
Soon the event occurs massive and gloomy: it begins a national war in Georgia. The focus shifts from creativity and culture on political and national issues. The husband of Tamar Giorgi Kakhabrishvili goes into politics with his head. Despite the fact that in 1989 Gverdtsiteli gets the title of Honored artist of the Georgian SSR, and in 1991 — people’s artist of Georgia, a country torn by battles, is not up to the singers — even the most talented. Tamara Gverdtsiteli, working in Paris, was able to help mommy and baby and take them to Moscow. It was originally planned that they will live there temporarily while in Georgia, not calm down the political situation. But in the end the family Gverdtsiteli have stayed there forever.
In the nineties, the singer performed more abroad than at home. She sang in Canada, performed on stage «Assembly hall-hall» in new York was in the States for a tour of several cities, and lived there for several years, taking with him his son and late mother.
In the late nineties, the singer returned to the territory of the former USSR, but have not gone to Georgia, and in Moscow. Life in the capital became for the artist a severe test for oversaturation of the creative market offers. However, Tamara has continued to perform and even recorded some albums that were huge hits in Russia and the near abroad: «Vivat, King!» and «Thank you, Music, You!».
Tamara Gverdtsiteli: TV
Back in the eighties and nineties Gverdtsiteli often flashed on TV, it was filmed and broadcast concerts. But in the middle and the end of the zero when the average viewer has become bored of watching regular concerts, has a new format: the singing show. Clearly, Tamara as a star of world level could not be invited.
In 2007 and 2008 she participated in the singing show «Two stars», working with Dmitry duuuum. The producers went to the trick: told Dmitry that she doesn’t want to do the show without him, and Tamara — what actor would not agree to sing without Gverdtsiteli. And, despite the complex character of Dmitry, the two stars managed to get on the same stage — probably, the role played by the boundless respect of the actor in relation to the «Queen Tamar». This pair won the show, even with the first release of the knowledgeable people could be no doubt that it will occur.
Tamara also took part in the TV show «the phantom of the Opera», and in 2014 became part of the jury of the show «
Tamara Gverdtsiteli: personal life
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Tamara Gverdtsiteli: discography
- Debut. Tamara Gverdtsiteli
- Music: sings Tamara Gverdtsiteli
- Tamara Gverdtsiteli sings his songs
- Vivat, King!
- Thank you, Music, you!
- The best songs of different years
- Tribute To Woman
- Viva, Love, Viva!
- Yesterday I had sky
- Music – temple of soul
- The Best
Tamara Gverdtsiteli: photo