Azerbaijani cellist Jamal Aliyev will give a concert at St Mary's Church, London, on July 23. BBC Introducing Classical Artist Jamal Aliyev has recently recorded his debut CD with the prestigious Champs Hill label. ...

Azerbaijan to be represented at International Congress of Turkish Peoples` Culture

23.06.2017 [13:49]
An Azerbaijani delegation will participate in the 9th International Congress of Turkish Peoples` Culture to be held in Ankara, Turkey. ...

Well—known music bands around 10 countries to join 8th Shaki Silk Way International Music Festival

22.06.2017 [16:11]
Well—known music bands around 10 countries will participate in the 8th Shaki Silk Way International Music Festival, said chairperson of the Union of Composers of Azerbaijan, People`s Artist Firangiz Alizade. ...

Azerbaijan represented at World Theater Festival

22.06.2017 [14:25]
Professor of the Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Arts Israfil Israfilov has participated in the first World Theater Festival "Astana", devoted to the 80th birthday anniversary of Assanali Ashimov, Kazakh actor, theater and film director. ...

International Yoga Day marked in Baku

22.06.2017 [13:43]
The third yoga festival has kicked off in Baku as part of the International Day of Yoga. The International Yoga Day is celebrated annually on June 21 and was declared to be internationally recognized by the United ...

Shaki Khans’ Palace may join UNESCO World Heritage List

21.06.2017 [20:53]
The Shaki Khans’ Palace and the historical part of Azerbaijan’s Shaki city may be included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. The World Heritage Committee will consider the nominations of cultural sites at its 41st session ...

Musical rendezvous with Azerbaijani pianist to be held in France

20.06.2017 [15:19]
Azerbaijani pianist Saida Zulfugarova will give solo concert in Paris, France on June 25. Born in Baku, pianist Saida Zulfugarova began her musical studies at the age of seven years. She studied at the Uzeyir Hajibeyli Academy of Music and is qualified as a piano teacher and concert master. Winner of many national competitions, Ms Zulfugarova obtained ...

Young Azerbaijani artist Madina Safarli to conquer Turkish public with her surrealistic art

20.06.2017 [13:37]
The exhibition gallery Niş Art in Istanbul will hold the opening ceremony of the first solo exhibition of a young Azerbaijani artist Madina Safarli on June 22. The twenty-one-year-old artist will present in the frame of the exhibition named "Eyes of life" ...

Azerbaijani pianist performs at Caucasus Jazz Festival

20.06.2017 [13:02]
Acclaimed Azerbaijani jazz pianist and composer successfully performed at the Caucasus Jazz Festival in Tbilisi, Georgia. Salman Gambarov is a creative person without habitual frames. His jazz is colorful and fine. His aspiration for folk jazz is revealed ...

Azerbaijani carpets to be demonstrated at international festival in Georgia

16.06.2017 [16:01]
The Azerbaijani carpets will be demonstrated at the International Carpet Festival, to be held in Georgia from June 28 to July 2. The festival will open at the Georgian State Museum of Folk and Applied Art with an exhibition of works of the Azerbaijan State Carpet Museum ...

Azerbaijan, Georgia discuss tourism cooperation

16.06.2017 [14:26]
Azerbaijan`s minister of culture and tourism Abulfas Garayev and Georgia`s minister of economy and sustainable development Giorgi Gakharia have discussed prospects for bilateral cooperation in tourism sector. ...

Istanbul hosts night of Azerbaijan

16.06.2017 [14:18]
Istanbul has hosted a night of Azerbaijan organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism as part of the second Istanbul International Tourism Film Festival. Diplomats, representatives of the Istanbul Tourism Film Festival, well-known film directors and screen writers, as well ...

TEAS to hold European premiere of documentary “On Aggregate”

12.06.2017 [17:42]
To commemorate UN World Refugee Day, TEAS will organize the European premiere of the documentary “On Aggregate”, directed and written by and featuring charismatic US journalist Thomas Goltz, author of the acclaimed book “Azerbaijan Diary”. ...

HD Summer Theatre brings great new UK theatre performances to Baku

12.06.2017 [17:07]
As a continuation of the TheatreHD project, British Council Azerbaijan has announced HD Summer Theatre, bringing some of the best new UK theatre productions to Baku between June and September 2017. The project has been developed in collaboration with CoolConnections and Nizami Cinema Centre ...

BBC Radio 3 to feature Azerbaijani cellist

12.06.2017 [13:38]
Azerbaijani cellist, winner of international competitions Jamal Aliyev will perform live on the BBC Radio 3`s “In Tune”. He will be accompanied by Maria Tarasewicz (piano) ...

Azerbaijani pianist to perform at Swanage Jazz Festival

11.06.2017 [15:48]
Azerbaijan-born, globe-trotting composer and pianist Amina Figarova will perform at the Swanage Jazz Festival in UK. She introduces ten colorful, compelling new compositions performed by her touring sextet plus guests on Blue Whisper, her 13th album since her 1994 debut Attraction ...

Exhibition by Azerbaijani and Central Asian artists to be opened in Germany

10.06.2017 [16:10]
An exhibition titled “Azerbaijan meets with Central Asia in Berlin” will be opened at Galerie Berlin-Baku, in Germany. The exhibition will feature a demonstration of works by artists Rasim Huseynov (Azerbaijan), Samat Ishenbekov (Kyrgyzstan), Sayyora Muin Uzbekistan) ...

Azerbaijani artists` exhibition at Carrusel de Louvre gallery

10.06.2017 [11:18]
Azerbaijani artists Maryam Alakbarli, Asmar Narimanbayova and Irradiyyat Mirzoyeva presented their works at the exhibition hall in Carrusel de Louvre, Paris. The exhibition of works was arranged as part of the opening of "Art Shopping" international festival. ...

First English language version of Evgenii Berthels’ “The Great Azerbaijani Poet, Nizami” book launched in London

08.06.2017 [20:50]
Leighton House Museum in London has hosted presentation of the first academic translation into English of Evgenii Berthels’ (1890-1957) “The Great Azerbaijani Poet, Nizami” book. The book by famous Orientalist, professor Berthels, which was originally ...