During the five days the International Music festival "Sharq Taronalari" that brought together the best artists in the world came to an end. While awarding the prizes the artists showed the peculiarities of their national music culture had a very strong feeling. We had an interview with them.
The tenth international music festival Sharq Taronalari (Oriental Melodies) completed in Samarkand on 30 August. This year’s festival, organized since 1997 on the initiative of President Islam Karimov, was attended by artists from 66 countries.
On the eve of celebration Uzbekistan's independence, ancient Samarkand lives in a special atmosphere. These days there focused on the incredible creative energy of the most talented representatives of the art of music come here from all over the world.
Famous Georgian folk ensemble "Didgori" August 27, made its first performance on the Registan Square. The group was established in 2003, its activity is mainly aimed at the revival of the ancient original Georgian folk traditions.
Within the framework of the festival "Sharq taronalari" concert programs with the participation of foreign performers are held almost in all notable places. One of these concerts was held in the fascinating culture and recreation park "Shaboda", in mahalla "Chashma ", which will be remembered to me for a long time.
World spread "Sharq Taronalari" 02.09.2015 11:37
During the five days the International Music festival "Sharq Taronalari" that brought together the best
Guvanch Jumandurdiev, the member of the group “Bakhshi Trio” (Turkmenistan):
- Not all the artists have a fortune to participate in the prestigious festival "Sharq Taronalari" and moreover to win a prize- We are very happy to be in the list of the winners of the festival. Holding such a grandiose festival in Uzbekistan is the result of the big importance of culture and art in this country. It is difficult to describe the atmosphere here with words. We thank your people for their support and offered assistance. We do hope to see you again.
Branda Mauro, the member of the group “Laus Nova” (Italy):
It is difficult for me to describe my feelings. It is great honor for everyone to be in the top list of the winners in this festival. I am very proud of my group. The beginning of the festival was magnificent and it came to end in a high level. We thank the people of Samarkand for their good created conditions. We will go back to our country with honor. We will never forget the time spent here.
Jang Jing, the owner of Grand PriX, the member of “Jyangsu women`s national Orchestra”, (China):
We are very happy. Our dream to participate in music festival “Sharq Taronalari” and perform in Registan square came true. We are going back home as the owner of Grand PriX. We thank everyone for their support and care over the last few days. I do hope to see again this amazing and magnificent Samarkand. Thank you very much for everything! We will keep in memory the time spent here!
Photos by Farrukh Aliev