24 June 2017
Hungarian tunes in the heart of the Capital. The Spirit of Astana started its second day
The second day of the festival of contemporary ethnic music The Spirit of Astana started in the capital of Kazakhstan, the correspondent of Tengrinews.kz reports. The largest music event is taking place in the open-air format in the square in front of the Baiterek monument, the entrance is free. The project was established by the national radio station Tengri FM with the support of the Astana Akimat.
The second day of the festival began with the energetic performances of the Hungarian band Motiva Zenekar. The band came to Kazakhstan to please the capital audience with the charming sounds of the violin and the rhythmic drums.
The sonorous voice of the soloist attracted the attention of a large number of residents and guests of the city, who came to the festival, which takes place in the heart of Astana.
Cheerful Hungarian songs created a real holiday atmosphere that night. "When we arrived here, we felt how open the minds of the people here are, we cannot explain it, but we really like it. It seemed to us that we had established contact with the audience on a spiritual level, of course, we got used to the fact that our concerts usually last a little longer, but it felt like the audience really liked the music," - Motiva Zenekar members shared their impressions.
The international project The Spirit of Tengri, born on Kazakhstani land and already having the status of a national cultural brand, was first presented in the capital.
In total, 14 music groups will perform their music on the stage of the festival: 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 Khussainov and Satzhan Project (Kazakhstan); Almaty drums (Kazakhstan); Tigrahaud (Kazakhstan): DJ Nariman Issenov, DJ Roman Bazhanov, DJ Rustam Ospanov, DJ Arsen SuperFly (Kazakhstan). With the support of Tez Tour, international tour operator.
The stage is arranged in such a way that the concert will be seen from any point of the square. At the same there will be large LED screens installed on the sides of the stage, so that the audience could not miss a single element of the upcoming show. The admission is free.
On May 20 and 21, the fifth, anniversary festival of ethnic culture The Spirit of Tengri was held under the sky of Almaty. The festival of music united under its roof hundreds of ethno-bands from more than 30 countries and regions of the world. The Spirit of Tengri Festival is a multicultural project aimed at demonstrating the ethnic traditions of the countries of the world on the Kazakh land. The project is established by the national radio station Tengri FM.
The general partner of the project supermarket chain Magnum Cash & Carry.