November 27, 2019


International Research and Practice Conference




to the 75th anniversary of Kurmagazy Kazakh National Conservatory


The anniversary of Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory is an occasion not only giving purpose to the rich history of the leading music institution of Kazakhstan, but also to discuss the realities and prospects of music education development. Creative directions that have developed in the conservatory since its foundation are closely related to the Russian, Eurasian, and Central Asian schools. Modern realities make music education more global, lead to the integration on a global scale, and at a new stage they set tasks of updating the educational process, preserving national traditions and heritage of the XX century. The following issues will be discussed at the conference:


·        History of Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory;

·        Conservatory and musical education in Kazakhstan;

·        Role of the personality of a teacher-musician in formation and development of creative traditions;

·        New technologies and methods in teaching of the professional musician;

·        Social and cultural context of music education;

·        Globalization and intercultural interaction in music education.


Conference languages: Kazakh, English and Russian. Participation is possible in following forms: the report within the session (or sessions) or posting presentation as an extramural participation.

The application for participation and full text of a report should be submitted to the Organizing Committee until October 20, 2019. It should include following information (in a separate file or in the text of the letter): the title of the report, full name of the participant, academic degree, rank, place of work or study, telephone number, e-mail address. Students, undergraduates and doctoral students also need to indicate their scientific adviser / consultant full name, degree, academic title and position. The text of the report should be attached to the application (see the requirements for registration in the annex).

There are no organizational fees. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to reject applications that do not correspond to the theme of the conference, norms of the scientific or creative ethics, or requirements for the reports. All participants, whose reports are accepted to the program, will be awarded by certificates and will be sent an electronic collection of conference materials.

Travel and accommodation are paid by the sending party.


Address: 050000, Almaty, Abylai khan Ave., 86. Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory.

E-mail:       Tel. +7 (727) 261-6364


Requirements for reports

The report for publication should not exceed 20 thousand characters (approx. 10 pages) including annotations and references. Format: document in Microsoft Word (with the extension *.doc, *.docx, *.rtf); font – Times New Roman, 12 pt in the main text, 10 pt – in the notes. Notes (references) should be on each page posing with using the “reference” option (ctrl + alt + f) in the “Word”. Line spacing single, all margins – 2 cm, full justification.

Paragraph indent is 1 cm (but not using tabs or spaces); paragraph spacing – usual, scriptal marcs with italics. Headlines – UPPERCASE letters (centered). In front of the heading is the Name and SURNAME of the author in italics, in ordinary lowercase letters, right justification, below - the place of work, city and country. Annotations of 150 words with short identification of subject, methods and results of the research should be presented in three languages and be placed before the main text.

Subtitles – bold, quotation marks are typographic «», inside quotes are ordinary like “”. Tonality should be written in Latin: C-dur, g-moll (or C major, G minor), names of sounds – italicized: h, G, a2. Dates are indicated by numbers: centuries – by Roman, years and decades – by Arabic.

Musical examples, schemes and figures should be inserted in the main text, as well as attached as separate files in any graphic formats (JPEG, TIFF, BMP, etc.).

The article should be concluded with an automatically numbered bibliography (with the “References” heading). References to the mentioned sources should be placed in the text in square brackets specifying ordinal number of the source in the list of references and page number separated by comma (Examples: [17, 25], [3, 36]).

Authors of articles are responsible for the accuracy and reliability of the information, quotations, references and bibliographies.

Articles irrelevant to the topic of the conference and the above-described requirements are not allowed for publication.

Text of the report and application for participation in the conference should be sent only in the electronic version at: Deadline for submission of full texts is October 20, 2019.