Arzhaana Stal-Ool will be part of three artistic couples performing at a concert in Kyzyl on April 1 at the National Theatre.

Arzhaana Stal-Ool will be performing at a concert on April 1, where the music and performances will all be provided by artistic Tuvan couples. The idea for the concert was conceived in February and will be taking place next month in the capital of the Republic of Tuva.

As a performer she has participated in a number of song contests in Russia and in 2014 she won the Ural-mono 2014 which was held in Ufa, Bashkortostan. The singer has performed in productions in the Tuvan Capital, Kyzyl and Ulan-Ude the Capital of Buryatia. Currently she is the leading actress at the National Music and Drama Theater of Tuva.

Arzhanna was due to represent the Republic of Tuva at the third edition of the Turkvision Song Contest in Istanbul, Turkey in 2015. She was selected to perform the song “Tuvam” on the countries third appearance in the competition. However she along with all other singers from the Russian Federation was forced to withdraw from the contest due to a break in relations between Russia and Turkey.

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The Turkvision Song Contest was first held in 2013 in the Turkish city of Eskisehir. The contest which is open to Turkic nations and regions such as Turkey, Kazakhstan and Yakutia. The contest follows a similar format to the Eurovision Song Contest, with songs limited to being 4 minutes long. To date Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan have won the contest.