Anthem of torch relay of the 28th World winter Universiade 2017 is approved
Torch relay of the 28th World winter Universiade of 2017 in Almaty had own anthem, BNews.kz reported.
The author of music of the anthem – the famous composer, the winner of the international awards, the president of the Eurasian fund of culture Erulan Kanapyanov. The text was written by the honored worker of Kazakhstan, the poet Shomishbay Sariyev. The anthem was performed by the leading soloists of Astana Opera theater Maira Mukhamedkyzy and Medet Chotabayev. Also the Art Vocal group took part in the record.
"During creation of the Anthem we were inspired with the fact that in Kazakhstan, in our beautiful city of Almaty, such important world-class sports meets will be held. Our megalopolis will be visited by thousands of athletes, fans of sport and tourists who, I am sure will admire our nature and will estimate hospitality of residents of Almaty. Would like to hope that the held Universiade will attract many young people to sport," the composer Erulan Kanapyanov on behalf of authors of the anthem said.
"When I was suggested to perform this remarkable work, it was pleasant directly to me. And if you like the song you can't perform it, without having passed through the heart!" the performer of the anthem Maira Mukhamedkyzy added.
The anthem of Torch relay will be performed at a ceremony of revival of Fire in Astana in Nazarbaev University on January 25, 2017, and also will be heard at the subsequent stages of relay in all regions of Kazakhstan.