image description
Datum               Vrijeme Koncert
24. JUL 21:00 Svečana sala "Ivan Crnojević


ViktorThe International Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY gathering talented young musicians selected from the best conservatories of Turkic republics has been established with a view to allow exchanges of repertoires, conductors and musicians among orchestras of the Turkic World and promote Turkic music ona global scale.
The newly established choir which is composed of students from conservatories of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey and Tatarstan (RF) being came together in Ankara on July 15th, 2015 for the first time.
The Project aiming at the establishment of this choir was launched upon decision of Ministers of Culture of the Turkic World who came together at the 32nd Term Meeting of the Permanent Council of Turkic Speaking Countries and will not only make it possible for Turkic peoples to get acquainted with choir music but also be the voice of Turkic peoples reaching out to the World to promote Turkic art and culture worldwide.
Following its rehearsals, the Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY gave its first concert on June 22nd, 2015
Throughout their stay in Ankara, talented young artists of the Chamber Choir of TURKSOY have not only rehearsed with Elnara Karimova, the Choir Conductor of the TRT Radio Channel and the Conductor of the Philharmonic Choir of Kazakhstan Kyttybadamova, but also performed for their first recording in TRT studios.
In 2016, the Chamber Choir of TURKSOY went on a tour in Germany where it took part in the Festival of Young Artists in Bayreuth. The choir gave concerts in 10 different cities and introduced Turkic culture to a large audience from Europe and the world. Within the framework of the festival, the Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY also took part in the Harmony International project gathering all choirs participating in the Festival of Young Artists Bayreuth. With its brilliant performances throughout the festival, the Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY has been a great source of pride for the Turkic World.
In 2018, the Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY took the scene together with most famous choirs from 25 countries in 5 continents at the "Astana-Voice of the World" Festival held within the framework of the 6th Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions. On this occasion, the Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY also gave concerts in various cities of Kazakhstan. The choir's repertoire encompasses a large variety of choir music including works by composers of Western classical music as well as works by composers of the Turkic World.

ViktorProfessor of the Kazakh National University of Arts, Art Director and Chief Conductor of the Nur-Sultan State Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Chair of the Republican Public Association of "Kazakhstani choral conductors", invited conductor of TURKSOY International Youth choir.
Gulmira Kuttybadamova graduated from the Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory in Almaty (1986-1991, post-graduated course 1992-1994), the class of People's Artist of USSR Professor Anatoliy Molodov.
From 1991 to 1998 Choirmaster of the State choral chapel.
From 1998 to 2011 Head of Choral Conducting Department in the Kazakh National University of Arts. She was member of a group which produced and developed the educational program for Choir Conducting Department. She initiated and organized the choir festival "Astana - on the wings of song" (2000, 2008, 2010), International choral festival "Astana - the Voice of the World". Also organized number of workshops for students and choirmasters.
Gulmira is a Laureate of the State Scholarship, has a title of "Excellence in education" of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Honored Culture Worker.
Under her direction choir won top prizes of different international contests.
Gulmira was often invited to judge National and International choir competitions all over the world.

21:00 Svečana sala "Ivan Crnojević