Kazakhstan representative for the Junior Eurovision 2018 will be identified on September 22nd
The singer who will represent Kazakhstan at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 will be identified on September 22nd. The jury members and the audience will vote for the youngest and most talented candidate. The winner of the national qualifying round will head to the competition, which will be held on November 25th in Minsk. 12-year-old Zhanelya Kaldybek is one of the candidates of Junior Eurovision 2018.
Zhanelya started singing professionally for more than three years. Today she can perform songs of any complexity in different genres. The talented contestant received many prestigious awards from a number of international music competitions. Zhanelya plays on three musical instruments, particularly, piano, guitar and ukulele.
ZHANELYA KALDYBEK, CONTESTANT, NATIONAL SELECTION:
- In addition to music, I like dancing and writing arrangements on a laptop. I also like filming videos and editing them. I like drawing and reading books. I have a whole collection of fantasy books.
Zhanelya performs compositions in Kazakh, Russian and English. She says that the main thing in the contest is the invaluable experience she will receive. The talented participant has big plans such as performing at the world’s best stages and acting in films.