Basygaev Yedil Bakytuly

Contact information:    87073001970


Academic activity: Associate Professor


Education / qualification: Kazakh National Conservatory named after Kurmangazy

(1993-1998), (Assistant internship 2001-2003)


Field of activity: Scientific and pedagogical, creative.


  • Academic Orchestra of Folk Instruments named after Kurmangazy (orchestra artist) 1992-2007
  • Kazakh National Conservatory named after Kurmangazy (lecturer of the Dombra Department) (2003-2006)
  • Kazakh National University of Arts (lecturer of the Department of Dombra) (since 2007)


Scientific works, publications:


  • Collection of kuys performed by B. Basygaraev “Tolkynda” (2013)
  • Collection of kuys performed by Zh . Zhansugurov “Serper Akzhelen” (2019)


Achievements: Excellent student of culture, holder of the Kurmangazy badge, winner of republican competitions

  • Traditional Music Festival Competition (1st place, 2001)
  • Kazangap Republican Contest (II place, 2005)
  • International Festival of Creative Youth “Shabyt” (III place, 1999)


Advanced training: “Traditional musical art. The program “author’s course” in the specialty “Dombra” (KNK Kurmangazy, 72 hours)


Laureate: Eleusiz A., Aizharyk A., Sakha N.


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He performs as a solo artist at state concerts and on television, radio. Recordings performed by Edil Basygarayev are stored in the “Golden” Fund of the National Television and Radio Company “Kazakhstan”.

By the decree of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, he took part in the release of CDs of the anthology of Kazakh traditional music “Mangilik Saryn”, “Kazaktyn 1000 kuyi”. He took part in the music festivals of the Turkic peoples “Astana-Arkauy”, “Uly dala sazy”. In 2014, as part of traditional performers, he took part in a film role as part of the UNESCO project for the preservation of intangible cultural heritage, as a result of which “Kazakh Dombra Kui” was included in the UNESCO list as a cultural and spiritual heritage of mankind.