Condolences to the family and friends of the renowned singer and composer Yesskendir Khassangaliyev

Telegrams and letters

The First President of Kazakhstan was deeply saddened by the news of the death of the famous Kazakh singer and composer, People’s Artist of the Kazakh SSR, State Prize Laureate Yesskendir Khassangaliyev.

While sharing the grief of loss, Elbasy has extended his sympathies to the singer's family and friends.

“Determined by his uniquely compelling work pieces, Yeskendir Khassangaliyev made a substantial contribution to the development and prosperity of the Kazakh musical art. His patriotic lyrical songs such as “Atameken”, “Ademi-au”, “Yeskirmegen Makhabbat” have became very popular with promoting a strong patriotism and love for the Motherland among the people.

The musical legacy of this talented man together with the memory of him will live on forever in the heart of the nation,” the telegram reads.