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Korkyt

Korkyt

Korkyt is a historical person, a poet and composer that lived in IX century in Syrdariya steppe. He is the creator of kobyz, narrator, patron of poets, musicians, baksy. According to legends, Korkyt created kobyz having put a knife into a camel.