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Kazakh Folk Music Project Wins British Council’s Big Idea Challenge

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NUR-SULTAN – The “More Than Music” project became a country champion in the British Council’s global Creative Spark Big Idea Challenge.

Martebe Abidilda, the author of “More than Music,” seeks to familiarise her fellow citizens with Kazakh folk music. The project was proposed by Almaty-based Kurmangazy National Conservatory and the Kazakh British Technical University in partnership with the University of Reading in Berkshire, England.
“As a multinational country with more than 130 nationalities, Kazakhstan has a problem because not all people are familiar with the native folk music. To solve …read more

Source:: The Astana Times