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The theory, history of music and composition department

Considerable professional success is achieved by the department of the music theory, history and composition found in 1953. The department carries out a responsible and difficult task of all-round and harmonious development of young musicians. The wide range of the disciplines taught is for this purpose. Profound studying of classical music theory and history disciplines is directed to master pupils theoretical and historical knowledge, disclosure and development of their creative potential, improvement of professional abilities of gifted musicians.



In the teaching activity faculty of department rely on the best traditions of the Russian school of musicology. It has become possible thanks to activity of the largest musicologists who were standing at the origins of the Kazakhstan school of musicology and made a special contribution on formation of educational process at school. Among them there were professor Dubovsky I.I., Aravin P.V., Dernova Accusative, Bisenova G.N., Vizel Z.A., Tiftikidi N.V., Kamenskyy V. D.

N.G. Mataganova, E.R. Petash, V.V. Balabichev, G.V. Anashkina were the first teachers of the department.

The main structure of pedagogical staff develops in the 60-70th. During this period A.I. Molchanova, M.A. Pinevich, N.A. Horeva, N.E. Kanevskaya, T.D. Shumilina, graduates of the Moscow conservatory: R. Lukyanova and G.K. Shoyynbekova worked at office. In the 90s, the faculty is replenished with skilled teachers, excellence in education of RK titleholder – Petrova S.A., Sabitova M. P., Dikanbayeva M.A. In the 2000s Akhmetbekova D.A. joins, winner of a republican competition, corresponding member of IAA. Young specialists, graduates of Kurmangazy KNC – G.K. Mukusheva, O.V. Sirotina, Sh.Sh. Tukenova, N.A. Suyerbayeva, A.T. Mukanova begin their work too.




In different years the music theory, history and composition department was headed by E.B. Trembovelsky – the doctor of art criticism, the Honored worker of arts of the Russian Federation, professor; A.I. Molchanova; T.D. Shumilina – the excellence in national education of RK; R.V. Lukyanova; S.A. Petrova – the excellence in national education of RK; A.A. Zobkova, Sh.Sh. Tukenova (graduates of K. Bayseitova school and Kurmangazy KNC), Gazizova L.Sh., Mukusheva G.K.

Now the head of the department is Zobkova A.A. At the moment the office consists of sections of the music theory, history of music and composition. Teachers with long-term experience of successful pedagogical activity conduct disciplines of a musical and theoretical cycle: T.D. Shumilina – the excellence in national education of RK, G.N. Zubkova, O.V. Sirotina, G.K. Mukusheva, S.B. Bekbulatova, N.A. Suyerbayeva, A.A. Zobkova, L.O. Korban, L.P. Ignatenko, A.S. Kalibayeva, V.A. Osipov. High professionalism, pedagogical skill, the methodical equipment including author's scientific and methodical developments allowteachers to achieve results which conform to the international educational standards. The theoretical knowledge acquired by pupils allows them to continue further education in the leading musical educational institutions.

Skilled teachers among whom there are excellence in national education titleholders, veterans of work are a part of section of history of music. Disciplines of a musical and historical cycle at future musicologists are conducted by S.A. Petrova, M.A. Dikanbayeva, D.A. Akhmetbekova, G.B. Kundakbayeva. In division of history of music veterans of work, graduates of school Marina Aleksandrovna Pinevich, Natalya Alekseevna Horeva work. Classes of a musical and historical cycle are held by modern means of audio and video equipment. There is a completed record library, the reading room where laboratory assistant is Tikhonova G.G.



The present stage of functioning is characterized by introduction to educational process of the advanced innovative technologies. Since 2006 teaching music theory and history disciplines is conducted in the multimedia classes with the Internet. For the first time in Kazakhstan and beyond multimedia classes are used in studying such disciplines as harmony, solfeggio, history of music, a basis of jazz improvisation. Due to it work on the department since 2006, is to development and introduce innovative information and communicative technologies in educational process, which offer broad prospects in optimizing it, meet the requirements of pedagogics of the XXI century and allow pupils to seize along with the training program skills of computer literacy in relation to the musical sphere.



The great attention is paid on studying the Kazakh musical culture, her rich traditions, history of their emergence and development. The course of the Kazakh musical literature is taught by highly skilled teachers – M.A. Dikanbayeva – "The honourable educator of RK", "The excellence in national education"; D.A. Akhmetbekova is the senior lecturer of department of history of the Kazakh and foreign music of Kurmangazy KNC,, the member of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan, the winner of the Republican competition, the author of more than 100 publications among which there is a textbook for the higher school "The Kazakh folk music" (2005), curriculum for musical and historical disciplines.

Great contribution to development of the Kazakhstani musicology was made by graduates of this department: S.A. Kuzembay is the academician, the candidate of art studies, professor, the excellence in national education of RK; N.S. Ketegenova is the academician, the candidate of art studies, professor of Kurmangazy KNC; T.K. Dzhumaliyeva is a musicologist, the musical critic, the teacher, professor of Kurmangazy KNC, the candidate of art studies, the academician, the board member of the Union of composers , the musical public figure, the editor-in-chief "New music newspaper", the first publication on musical culture in Kazakhstan; A.I. Mukhambetova is a musicologist, the culturologist, the doctor of art studies, professor, the member of the Union of composers of Kazakhstan, the organizer of large musical projects and actions in RK, the editor-in-chief of the critical-analytical magazine "Ayt", ; S.A. Elemanova is the candidate of art studies, the scientist-ethnomusicologist, the active creative figure and the propagandist of traditional music of the Republic; U.R. Dzhumakova is a musicologist, the doctor of art studies, professor of the Kazakh national academy of music in Astana, the member of the Union of composers; G.N. Omarova is a musicologist, the candidate of art studies, associate professor T. Zhurgenov KAZNAA ; S.I. Utegaliyeva is the member of the Union of composers of the Republic, the representative and the expert from Kazakhstan in the International Council for traditional music (ICTM) at UNESCO, the candidate of art studies, the associate professor of Kurmangazy KNC; A.T. Aytuarova is a musicologist, the culturologist, the candidate of art studies, the associate professor and the head of traditional culture and art department at the T. Zhurgenov Kazakh national academy of arts . S. Daukeeva is an ethnomusicologist, the candidate of art studies specializing in music of the Middle East, the Arab medieval sources and the Kazakh music, the doctoral candidate of Oriental and African Studies School at the University of London.

The important area of work is training of the pupils who are showing interest in the composition of music and proved in this area in "composition". In 1993 "composition" curriculum entered as the independent discipline. After completing a composition course qualification of a "composer" is given to graduates.

At different times the composition class at school was conducted by the honored artist of the USSR, professor G.A. Zhubanova; people's artist of the USSR, professor E.R. Rakhmadiyev; Honored worker of arts of KAZSSR, associate professor of ASC V.V. Velikanov; The Honored worker of arts, professor of Kurmangazy KNC E. M. Mendygaliyev; Honored worker of arts of the Kazakh SSR, professor V.A. Novikov; composer B. Amanzhol; Honored worker of arts of RK K.D. Duysekeev. Now the class of composition is conducted by the famous composer, the winner of Republican competitions, the Honored worker of RK, the member of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan K.A. Shildebayev.

Among outstanding graduates of school whose names were included into gold fund of the Kazakh musical culture you can find Nurgisa Tlendiyev – the winner of the State award of the Kazakh SSR (1978), the people's artist of the USSR (1984), the deputy of the Supreme Council of the Kazakh SSR (1985), the Winner of the State award RK (1995), the gentleman of the Gold star "Khalyk kaharmany"; Nagim Mendygaliyev is a composer, the Honored worker of arts Kaz. SSR (1979), professor (1981); Mansur Sagatov is the people's artist of RK, the Honored worker of RK, professor, the member of the composers Union of Kazakhstan, the head of composition department at Kurmangazy KNC (1993-1998); Temirzhan Bazarbayev is the Honored worker of arts of the Kazakh SSR, it is awarded with the diploma of the Supreme Council of the Kazakh SSR;Tles Kazhgaliyev is the winner of an Lenin award (1980), the board member of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan, the Honored worker of RK is awarded with the medal "For Labour Valour" (1981); Kenes Duysekeev is a composer, the Honored worker of arts of RK; Almas Serkebayev is a composer, the pianist, the Honored worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the winner of the state award, the board member of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan; Balnur Kydyrbek is the chairman of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan, the winner of the International, Republican composer competitions, festivals; Kuat Shildebayev is the winner of Republican competitions, the member of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan; S.Zh. Erkimbekov is the chairman of the Composers Union of Kazakhstan (1998-2007), the Honored worker of RK, the winner of the Republican song contest "zhana gasyr - zhana an(new century - new song)" (2001), the winner of the Award "Altyn Zhuldyz(Golden star)" (2003), professor, the 1st vice rector of the Kazakh national academy of music (since 2005), professor, the member of the Republican commission on the State symbolics (2000-2007); Alibi Zhubanov-Mambetov; Artyk Toksanbayev is the winner of Republican competitions; Aydos Sagatov is a composer, the pianist, the leader and the producer of the URKER group.