The Ministry of Culture has launched a contest for the best musical accompaniment for a ceremonial fireworks display on the 30th anniversary of Turkmenistan's independence. It was decided to call the fireworks on the occasion of the celebration, as well as in connection with the fact that 2021 takes place under the slogan "Turkmenistan - Land of Peace and Trust," "The Inspiration of Independence.
The main objective of the contest is both to glorify Independence and the permanent neutral status of Turkmenistan and to discover talent among people whose lives are connected with music.
The announcement of the contest was published in the newspaper Neitralnyi Turkmenistan. According to it, musical works of different genres - from classical with symphonic arrangement to modern pop - are admitted to the contest. The duration of the composition is 15 minutes. The composition should glorify the achievements of Turkmenistan during its independent existence. Structurally, the composition should comply with the requirements set for the classical music pieces and embody the diverse artistic images. The work must form a single musical accompaniment of the holiday salute.
The Ministry of Turkmenistan has a working committee to which all those who wish to participate submit their compositions in hard copy (sheet music) and electronic (audio recording) format. The deadline for accepting compositions is March 20, 2021.
Information by phone: 44-00-11, 44-00-99.
Source: Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper