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ARTIST INFORMATION | Raushan Orozbaeva

Country of Origin: Kazakhstan

Performance years with AKMP: 2009,2013,2014


She is one of Kazakhstan’s most celebrated performers on the qyl-qobyz, the archaic two-stringed fiddle traditionally used by Kazakh shamans. During the Soviet era, the qyl qobyz became a central instrument of folk orchestras and consorts that performed arrangements of traditional folk music as well as newl