Find content
eg: title, city, activity, people
OPTIONAL - Only in:
OR search by:
Questions, Answers and VOD
For content providers

Culture

Responsive image

Heritage of Dede Qorqud/Korkyt Ata/Dede Korkut, Epic Culture and Music


Language: Multilingual

The epic culture, folk tales and music of Dede Qorqud/Korkyt Ata/Dede Korkut are based on twelve heroic legends, stories and tales and thirteen traditional musical compositions transmitted through oral expressions, performing arts, cultural codes and musical compositions. Dede Qorqud appears in each story as a legendary, wise character whose words, music and expressions of wisdom relate to traditions of birth, marriage and death. The practice contains profound knowledge about the history and culture of Turkic-speaking communities and is practised and sustained on a wide variety of occasions.


on this subject: https://ich.unesco.org/en/RL/01399


Topics and Tags
Place/region: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkey, Asia, Europe
Series: 2018 inscriptions on the Representative List
Type: Documentary
Duration:
Published in:
Rights: Alexey Kamensky
 

   LICENSING: for inquiries about licensing or requests for CD/DVD copies of this material, please contact the producer or the author directly. You may also wish to consult our FAQs 6 to 9

Original: Video.MP4
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: HQFS-CLT-2018-RL-0139900004
Source ref.: DOC:0139900004;CAND:01399