Ustatshakirt is part of a music education program in Kyrgyzstan, which is successfully supporting the intergenerational transfer of musical traditions and stimulating youth creativity, adding richness to the world’s musical diversity.
In this clip, the American bluegrass group the Red State Ramblers and and the Kyrgyz Ustatshakirt jam out to a full house at the National Opera and Ballet Theatre in Bishkek. Enjoy this unique blend of traditional Kyrgyz and American music.
- Upload Date 2012-02-13
- Program Central Asia
- Media Format Web Link
- Program Theme Celebrating & revitalizing cultural expression
- Cross Cutting Elements Creative practitioners
- Communication Issue Areas Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge Transfer