TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF ESTABLISHING DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN KAZAKHSTAN AND JAPAN. YOUNG KAZAKH MUSICIANS GAVE TWO CONCERTS IN TOKYO
Tokyo, April 28: Embassy of Kazakhstan in Japan in cooperation with Min-On Concert Association held a special concert of young and talented
musicians of Zhurgenov Kazakh
National Academy of Arts dedicated
to the 20th Anniversary
of establishing diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and Japan. The concert
was hosted on April 25 at the Hall of Classic Pianos and Harpsicords of Min-On
The folklore ensemble consisting of traditional Kazakh instruments dombra,
kylkobyz, shankobyz, sazsyrnay, sybyzgy performed such compositions as “Ata
Tolgauyi” (N.Tlendiyev), “Kishkentay” (S.Bayterekov), “Balbyraun” (Kurmangazy), etc.
Famous songs “Mayra”, “Kerim Ahau”, “Sary Biday” and traditional dances “Akku”,
“Kosalka” were presented to the audience.
Young musicians also gave on April 26 another concert at the Embassy’s Hall during
the Nadeshiko-kai Meeting.
sounds of Kazakh traditional instruments, high skills of performers, their
talents and warm atmosphere aroused great enthusiasm among the audience.
of Academy’s musicians to Japan is one of the examples of deepening friendship and strengthening
mutual understanding between Kazakhstani and Japanese people through cross-cultural exchanges.