On June 23 and 24 the "Spirit of Tengri" festival will be held in Astana during the World Specialized Exhibition EXPO 2017. The music festival will be held on the square in front of the Baiterek monument, the information portal Tengrinews.kz reports.
This year, the international project "The Spirit of Tengri" turns five years old. The festival intends to celebrate its anniversary for the first time in the capital.
"At last we have got to the capital and together with the Astana akimat prepared a special program for EXPO 2017, where we are expecting a huge number of . I'm sure they will be interested in our festival", - Jean Kasteev, the general producer of the festival " The Spirit of Tengri " said.
According to the organizers of the festival, this year the guests will have an unforgettable show, where eminent musicians will take part.
"Our "old men" who performed at "The Spirit of Tengri" in Almaty will also be there, but with new programs and groups that will come to Kazakhstan for the first time.The program is very interesting and magnificent. I think the capital will will be happy to get to know our work", - Kasteev added.
The Tuareg group Tamikrest will arrive for the first time to the festival in Kazakhstan this year. The team from West Africa was founded in 2006 and became famous thanks to the synthesis of traditional African music with western rock and pop styles. Performances of 14 musical groups are expected within the framework of the "The Spirit of Tengri" project: Geo Train (Georgia), DJ Carmen Rizzo (USA), Huun Huur Tu (Tuva), Namgar (Buryatia), Ljubojna (Macedonia), Motiva Zenekar (Hungary) , Argymak (Bashkortostan), Inna Zhelannaya (Russia), Tamikrest (Mali), Steppe Scape (Tuva / Buryatia / Germany), Edil Khusainov and Satzhan Project (Kazakhstan), "Drums of Almaty" (Kazakhstan), Tigrahaud (Kazakhstan), DJ Nariman Isenov, DJ Roman Bazhanov, DJ Rustam Ospanov, DJ Arsen SuperFly (Kazakhstan).
The concerts start at 17:00. Entrance to the festival is free.
Let us remind, at the end of February it became known that the organizers of the "The Spirit of Tengri" project plan to hold the festival in Astana for the first time. However, the details of the show program were not disclosed.
Photo - Radiotochka.kz.
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