ZHAS KANAT 2017 TO REVEAL NEW TALENTS
New stars will soon be shining on the Kazakh stage soon. "Zhas Kanat" competition of young performers has started in Astana. Kazakhstan's most prestigious song contest held 26 consecutive years will reveal the creative potential of the new participants. This year, "Zhas Kanat" will is held between May12-14. The participants have arrived in the Kazakh capital to begin preparations for the main vocal competition of the country.
MURAT IRGALIEV, PRODUCER, “ZHAS KANAT” TALENT COMPETITION:
- There will be a first tour, after which 6 people will leave. Four people will leave after the second round, and only five people will remain in the final. Well, the competition will be intense. No matter how the contest unfolds, many participants remain committed to the good tradition of friendliness and dedication to music.
In order to enter the competition, the participants had to pass a regional tour. After that, only 14 lucky contestants from 9 regions have reached the main competition. The organizers have prepared a rich program for them, which includes planting trees on the alley "Zhas Kanat". The young talents will also visit important places of the capital. In addition, the artists will attend master classes from renowned singers and performers.
- This is a very big challenge for us. They say, victory isn’t the most important, but participation is. We are glad that we are part of the competition. Here, we are developing new ways approaches to our creative work. This will change us and our music.
"Zhas Kanat" competition has a rich quarter-century history. Many of its participants and laureates have become famous artists, including Medeu Arynbaev, Beybit Korgan, Zhanar Dugalova and Dimash Kudaibergen. "Zhas Kanat" has become a good starting point for their creative careers. Stay with Kazakh TV and see who will be the winner this year.