International Festival of Tatar Art, Irtysh Autumn Melodies (Kozge Irtysh Monnary)
|Country and Region||Kazakhstan — East Kazakhstan|
|Type of Festival||Dance, Music|
|Location of Festival||Semey (formerly Semipalatinsk), East Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan|
|Festival Contact Information|
Международный фестиваль Татарского искусства “Козге Иртыш моннары”
The festival aims at promoting and strengthening national cultural traditions of the Tatars, popularizing their literary, musical and other performing arts; recognizing artistic talents and establishing contacts between different generations and ethnic groups. The ensembles or solo artists, whose repertoir includes folklore, as well as works by classical and contemporary composers participate in the festival. The festival includes competitions in singing, instrumental genre, dance, story-telling and composition.
|Festival Dates||November 4 - 7, 2008|