Ayana Mongush has performed in the group Tyva Kyzy since 2003. She was born on 8th April, 1976 in Sagly village, Övur region. In 2001 she graduated from the East-Siberian State Academy, Faculty of Arts (Ulan-Ude, Buryatia).
She plays byzaanchy, igil, khomus and doshpuluur. She is a member of the Regional Union of Composers, is the artistic leader and conductor of the Tuvan National Orchestra and a teacher at the Kyzyl College of Arts. She is married and has one son.