President of Kazakhstan took part in the opening ceremony of celebrations dedicated to the 175th anniversary of Abai Kunanbayuly

The Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and the First President of Kazakhstan, Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, attended the opening ceremony of the celebrations dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet and thinker Abai Kunanbayuly.

Thus, Kasym-Jomart Tokayev and Nursultan Nazarbayev gave an official start to the anniversary events that will be held in all regions of our country and abroad during the year.

A festive concert entitled "Kazakh Khalky - Abaidyk Khalky" was held at the State Opera and Ballet Theater "Astana Opera".

The concert program displayed the entire musical heritage of Abai. His works were performed by the national artists of the USSR and Kazakhstan, Asanali Ashimov, Alibek Dnishev, and Roza Rymbaeva, famous cultural figures Mayra Muhammad-kyzy, Aiman Musakhodjaeva, Berik Aitzhanov, laureates of international and national competitions, young talents.

Created at : 22.01.2020, 13:00, Updated at : 22.01.2020, 13:00