Toktagan Aitolkyn Aitzhankyzy

Toktagan Aitolkyn Aitzhankyzy

Contact information:   87015554089


Academic activity: Teacher


Academic degree: Master Of Arts


Education / qualification: Kazakh National University of Arts: Bachelor’s degree (2007-2010), Master’s degree (2010-2012), PhD (2015-2018)


Field of activity: Scientific and pedagogical.


Professional activity: (work experience, institution, position) :

  • SCCP “Children’s Music School No. 1” astana (teacher of the dombra class) (2009- 2019)
  • Kazakh National University of Arts (lecturer of the Department of Dombra) (since 2010)


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


Scientific works, publications:

  • Collection of electronic cuys “Alpys eki Akzhelen” (performed by Aitolkyn Toktagan 62 Akzhelen, 2010)
  • “Kuishi Dina. Collection of kuys “Tartu-salemdeme” + CD (27 kuys performed by Aitalyn Toktagan, 2011)
  • Master’s thesis “The place of women in traditional Kazakh art” (2012)
  • “Seitek. Collection of kuys “Zaman-ai” (2018)


Achievements: Laureate of International and National competitions

  • I Republican contest named after Yesir 2003: I place, Aktau.
  • 2004 International Festival of Delphic Games.: Diploma, Chisinau.
  • 2004 Republican contest named afterTattimbet: II place, Karaganda.
  • 2005 International Festival of creative youth “Shabyt”.: I place, Astana.
  • 2006 International Festival “Aikol zhazy”: I place, Bishkek.
  • 2006 XXII Republican contest of young performers: I place, Almaty.
  • 2006 Republican contest named after Seitek: I place, Uralsk.
  • 2008 Republican contest named after : GRAND PRIX, Astana.
  • 2009 Republican contest named after S. Shakrat.: I place, Aktau.


Prize-winning students: Aitmaganbetov M., Nysanbayev Z., Zhaksylyk B.


Additionally: (more about your work)

To date, the golden fund of the Kazakh radio has more than a hundred folk and author’s kuys in a solo performance by Aitalyn Toktagan. She has conducted her own lectures and concerts in the USA (California, Berkeley), Russia (St. Petersburg).

Scientific consultant and performer of the kuev documentary “Dina”, produced by the national TV channel “Qazaqstan”. He is also a participant of International and Republican scientific and practical conferences within the framework of traditional music. Scientific articles in the USA (in the journal included in the Scopus database, WOS), Kazan (in the journal included in the WOS database), St. Petersburg (RIII), the Higher Attestation Commission of Lviv (LNMA), Chelyabinsk (Chgaik “Vestnik”), Xinjiang and Almaty (KazNU.Al-Farabi “Khabarshys”).