Trip and tour in Kyrgyzstan
Trip and tour in Kyrgyzstan

Toktogul Satylganov (1864-1933), was born in the village Kushchusu, Toktogul district. Kirghiz Soviet Folk bard. He was a connoisseur of oral poetry, composer and virtuoso musician (performer komuz). One of the pioneers of kyrgyzskoy Soviet literature.
 With 12 years of age began to compose songs. He studied under the masters of folk music - Niyazaly, Esenimana, Sartybaya, hummocks-bai. Having won the AITYSH (competition), the court bard Arzamata, became famous. Condemned in the songs backward, feudal-bai wild customs, intergeneric hostility. Wide popularity was the song "Beshkaman" ("Five pigs"). In 1898, on false charges, was sentenced to death, commuted to penal servitude in Siberia, where in 1910, escaped, hiding in the remote encampments, composing new songs and Cui. During the Soviet period, a number of songs Toktogulov of the Communist Party and the Soviets, on the collective farms, the transformation of the edge of the nomads.