14 September 2018
It is true high art - Arystanbek Muhamediuly about The Spirit of Dance
The Minister of Culture and Sports Arystanbek Mukhamediuly called The Spirit of Dance project in Astana an indicator of high art, noting the full auditorium and the quality performance, reports Tengrinews.kz.
"I personally express my gratitude to the authors of the project, because we all need such a variety in art. We, as a ministry, are engaged in classical, ballet, pop genres, but for the first time we can enjoy such extraordinary events and such diverse ethnic dances combined with live vocal art, which comes from the roots. It causes great admiration and deep respect, " Muhamediuly admitted.
He noted that the difference between the new project and The Spirit of Tengri is a commercial component, because for the first time the entrance to the festival was not free.
You know, everyone who comes to us admires how intelligent and spiritually rich the people of Kazakhstan are. Our big advantage is striving for beauty and diversity. And with what pleasure people come to this festival, the hall is full, which is the sign that people are willing to spend money on self-development and cultural education. This is a real evidence that Kazakhstan is on the right way," the minister said.
According to him, the project shows a real harmony of light, sound and movement.
“This direction is so rarely seen, especially performed at such a high level. Therefore, I am in favor of our Kazakhstanis getting to know the unique dances of the peoples of the world," he noted.
According to him, The Spirit of Tengri project has once again proved its commitment to the high quality of the organization.
"Any music genre, when it is performed by a master, always arises admiration. And in the same way, the dances fascinates when it is performed skillfully. Namely, this project presents us with true high art," Arystanbek Mukhamediuly said.
Recall that on the stage of the Central Concert Hall "Kazakhstan" a grandiose dance Festival started in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Astana.
The organizers of the unique "seamless" dance show are the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan together with The Spirit of Tengri project. The Spirit of Dance is the fourth festival of the project team and the first, in which a greater emphasis is placed on the dance part. The guests are welcomed by the Rixos President Astana Hotel.
Artists from 14 countries of the world: India, Latvia, Ireland, Georgia, Canada, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan will come up on the stage of the Central Concert Hall "Kazakhstan". Each country will be represented by musicians, a DJ and a dance group.