THE QUALIFYING ROUND OF "BALA DAUYSY-2019", PAVLODAR
Hundreds of young citizens of Pavlodar region, dreaming of becoming artists, today took an advantage of a unique chance. In the Palace of schoolchildren named after M. Kataev the audition of the National children's song contest "Bala Dauysy" was held. Aliya Nazarbayeva’s "Zhandanu Alemi" Fund with the support of the Fund of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy and the Ministry of culture and sports of Kazakhstan for the fourth year in a row gives talented Kazakh children the opportunity to try themselves in the largest children's project of the country. The contestants came to the audition together with their parents, teachers and friends. This year, the qualifying round pleasantly surprised the attendants – they got the chance to witness it inside, being in the auditorium with all the participants waiting for their trial.
The jury of the contest, popular Kazakh singer Arman Konyrbayev and famous music producer Farida Niyazova faced not an easy task to choose the owner of the most ringing voice on the coast of Irtysh aged from 8 to 12 years. Every child-participant amazed with his vocal abilities. The repertoire of the participants was diverse – folk, pop, academic compositions in Kazakh, Russian, English and French were performed. Despite the fact that all the children showed excellent training, only one contestant received the highest rating of the star jury. 12-year-old Shyngys Asagatuly amazed all the audience with his charming voice. The boy sings from early childhood, plays three musical instruments, but the dombra is essential for him. Dombra is usual “friend” of Shyngys at various competitions of traditional art and aitys. He is the student of gymnasium for gifted children. Shyngys attends classes of vocal and poetic circle, interested in sports. According to the boy's mother, he has been interested in the competition for a long time, in 2018 he already took part in the audition. Then disappointed by the result, he could not hold back the bitter tears. A year of training was not in vain, and today he received a ticket to the final of "Bala Dauysy 2019" with a wide smile on his face.
Now Shyngys is looking forward to autumn and meeting with the rest of the finalists. Living in a boarding school brought up him, so neither he nor his parents do not worry about his departure to the "Star house". There, on the territory of the national center "Bobek" (Almaty), in preparation for the Superfinal children will attend lessons of vocal, choreography and acting. On October 25 and 27, 17 finalists will take part in the TV programs of the project, where they will perform new children's songs written in the framework of the competition.
The Grand Prix winner of the "Bala Dauysy – 2019" will receive a scholarship to study at a music school and a traditional ticket for a trip to the magical Disneyland.