20.03.2018 | Almaty to host X Republican musical Olympiad among students of the Republic of Kazakhstan
The annual Olympiad, organized by the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kazakh National Conservatory named after Kurmangazy, will bring together more than 500 students from all regions of the country.
Educational event is held on the basis of the Kazakh National Conservatory, named after Kurmangazy for the tenth time. The peculiarity of the 2018 Olympics is the ideas of the «modernization of public consciousness» introduced in its requirements, set by the program article of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev: «Bolashakka bagdar: ruhani zhangyru». For almost a month students of creative universities and music faculties of universities will compete for the title of the best in one of the seven directions («Instrumental Performance», «Conducting (Choir)», «Vocal Art», «Traditional Musical Art», «Composition», «Art Management», «Music Education»), in practice demonstrating knowledge, skills obtained during the course of studies. In total, 15 nominations are claimed.
The Student Olympiad is designed to develop the professional skills of future specialists, create conditions for self-realization and support the most talented and gifted students. The winners will be awarded diplomas of the Ministry of Science and Education of the first, second and third degree, valuable monetary prizes of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as incentive prizes from the Kazakh National Conservatory, named after Kurmangazy.
The jury will include prominent artists, musicians, teachers from the Kazakh National Conservatory, named after Kurmangazy and Kazakh National University of Arts (Astana), among them: Nurlan Alban, Gulzhan Uzembayeva, Talgat Kuzembayev, Gaukhar Murzabekova and others.
Solemn opening of the Olympiad will take place on March 28, 2018 at 09:30 in the Great Hall of the Kazakh National Conservatory, named after Kurmangazy, where the Rector of the KNC will give a welcoming speech to the participants, People’s Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan Zhaniya Aubakirova and Director of the Representative Office of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy in Almaty Sergey Tokhtarov.
The opening ceremony will be attended by the ensemble of the zhetigen «Kausar»; flute quartet «Nami»; ensemble of percussion instruments; piano duo; students of the specialty «Folk singing», as well as a mixed choir of the conservatory under the direction of Jan Rudkovsky.
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