November 29, 2019
On November 28, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov attended the IV festival of the Tatar song “«Uzgaresh Zhile” (“Wind of Changes”).
The event was held on the stage of the Tatar Academic State Theater (TAGT) Opera and Ballet named after M. Jalil.
We remind that the idea of creating a festival belongs to the President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov. The first festival was held in November 2016, following its results, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan decided to make the festival annual.
The main objectives of the project: increasing level of Tatar pop, introducing higher quality requirements for music, lyrics, professionalism of performers, style, manner of performance, as well as promotion of Tatar musical art in Russia and abroad.
On January 17, 2020, the festival’s concert will be held at the famous Carnegie Hall in New York.