Biography

Biography
Singer (tenor) and producer. People’s Artist of Kazakhstan, State Prize-winner of the USSR

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Dosymzhanov Baigali


Singer (tenor) and producer. People’s Artist of Kazakhstan, State Prize-winner of the USSR. Born 1921 in Semipalatinsk. He graduated from P.I.Chaikovski Moscow State Conservatory and Kurmangazy Alma-Ata State Conservatory. Since 1941 he has been a soloist of Abai Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. B.Dosymzhanov has expressive and mellow voice of great range. He performs the parts of Birzhan («Birzhan and Sara» by M.Tulebaev), Akhmet («Kamar sulu» by E.Rakhmadiev) etc. As producer B.Dosymzhanov has staged the operas «Kamar sulu» by E.Rakhmadiev, «Abai» by A.Zhubanov and L.Khamidi and others. His song repertoire is very diverse and includes the Kazakh folk songs («Dudarai», «Akbakai», «Kozimnin karasy», «Buryltai», «Syrymbet» etc.), romances, and the songs of modern composers.