Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa, Almaty

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Explore the musical traditions of Kazakhstan at Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa. You'll come across over 40 musical instruments originating from Kazakhstan and surrounding nations, in addition to the personal dombras--a type of popular string instrument--of renowned poets and performers. Modern exhibits with an interactive twist will engage you in the traditional sights and sounds, letting you compose your own piece with samples of each instrument. On Fridays the museum hosts live folk performances. Add Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa and other attractions to your Almaty trip itinerary using our Almaty trip itinerary builder .
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  • Excellent design is a museum. Museum guides they give detailed information for musical instruments. Are a lot of old time transcribe the present instrument instruments here.
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  • It is very interesting to see the native instruments! The Museum is relatively modern. Without a guide, you need not so much time (max. 30 minutes), with guidance it is worth to stay a little longer.
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  • The museum itself isn't big in size. But, it does contain a wide collection of musical instruments. Mostly are from Kazakhstan, but there are some from other parts of the world. It's a hidden gem for ...  more »
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