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Tbilisi Jazz (Georgia 1986)
Bildes (Latvija 1987, '89)
Pori Jazz (Finland 1988)
Leningradi sügisrütmid (Russia 1989)
Cork Jazz Fest (Ireland 1989)
Seinajoki Jazz (Finland 1990)
Baltic Walkhanton (Canada 1991)
Blues Russia (Russia 1991)
Hulfsdred Rock Fest (Sweden 1992)
Karlovi Vari Jazz (Czech1993)
Adolf Sax 100 (Belgium 1994)
Natt Jazz (Norway 1994)
Baltic Jazz (Finland 1995)
Kevät Jazz (Finland 1999)
Falun World Music (Swedeni 2000)

April Jazz (Finland 2001)
Jazzkaar (Estonia 1990, '91, '92, '94,
'95, '96, '97, '99, '01, '02, '03, '05)
Katajiston Aulanko Blues (Finland 2003)
Jazz Jamboree (Poland 2003)
Otonjo Jazz (Spain 2003)
European Jazz Nights (Swedeni 2004)
Kaunas Jazz (Lithuania 2005)
Rudolstadt World Music Fest (Germany 2005)
RigasRitmi (Latvija 2005)
Faces (Finland 2005)

Saulkrasti Jazz (Latvija2006)
Porta World Music (Latvija2006)
 
 


Toomas Rull plays on Zildjian's © cymbals

Biography   

Toomas Rull was born in Rapla county, Estonia on 11.01.1965, and started his musical education in 1973 with piano lessons at the Põltsamaa Childrens Music School. He was graduated in 1981.

The very same year Toomas entered the Georg Ots Music School in Tallinn and began his education on pop-jazz percussion instruments. His instructor at the aformentioned school was Andrus Vaht. Toomas graduated from Georg Ots Music School in 1985, after which he spent two months under Ed Thingpen at the "Tatabanya Jazz Camp" in Hungary.

From 1985 to 1992 Toomas have worked in Estonian Filharmonia. The very same time he was a percussion instructor at the Georg Ots Music School.
Since 1995, Toomas Rull have a `B` level endorsement for Zildjian cymbals. He is promoting the Zildjian name, and its products.

Toomas Rull released his first solo album "Rull's Royce - Rull's Choice" (RR001) in Eesti Raadio, Tallinn, recieving a nomination for the Estonian Grammy awards in 2002.

He's next solo album "Eesti Hääled"s soul may be found in modern club music. The album contains elements of funk, latin, cool jazz and etno jazz.

In 2007 Rull received the Jazz Award - The Best Jazz Artist, one of the most notable Jazz awards in Estonia.

Presently Toomas work as a studio musician, and he is a member of several jazz and rock groups, like: Rull`s Royce; Ultima Thule; Swing Sing Sextett; L`Dorado. TulliLum.
From 2003 he is a percussion instructor at the Georg Ots Music School.



 




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