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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

International jazz project presented in Baku

08.06.2017 [10:40]
The International Mugham Center hosted a jazz project. The event was held with the support of the Cultural Council of the Embassy of Turkey in Azerbaijan, the embassies of France and Belgium to the country. The project brought together world-famous musicians ...

Azerbaijani jazz musicians to perform in Ukraine

27.05.2017 [15:20]
Acclaimed Azerbaijani jazz musicians Rain Sultanov and Isfar Sarabski will give a concert in Kyiv, Ukraine. The charity concert will be organized by the Azerbaijan-Ukraine Youth Union ...

San Diego applauds Music of Azerbaijan

11.05.2017 [17:37]
A concert of Azerbaijani music dedicated to the founder and national leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev was held in San Diego on May 10. Titled “Music of Azerbaijan Meets San Diego,” the concert was hosted at the historic Balboa Theater of San Diego. ...

Concert marking 25th anniversary of establishment of Azerbaijani-Italian diplomatic relations held in Baku

29.04.2017 [11:18]
A concert marking the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Italy held in Baku. Addressing the event, Italian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Giampaolo Cutillo highlighted the history of relations, saying these bonds ...

National musical instruments of Islamic countries to be exhibited in Baku

24.04.2017 [15:38]
The Azerbaijani capital of Baku will host an exhibition of national musical instruments of Islamic countries. Organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism as part of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, the ...

Azerbaijani jazz musicians to perform in Ukraine

17.04.2017 [18:39]
Azerbaijani jazz musicians Rain Sultanov and Isfar Sarabsky will give a concert in Ukraine. The concert will be held at the Music Academy in Dnipro on May 28 ...

Tone poem Khojaly 613 to be played in Brazil

11.04.2017 [20:52]
Tone poem Khojaly 613 by French composer Pierre Thilloy will be played at Theatro Da Paz in Belem, Brazil, on April 13. The tone poem commemorates the lives of the 613 victims of the Khojaly Massacre – the single biggest loss of life during the Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict ...

Concert celebrating centenary of Jevdet Hajiyev held in New York

11.04.2017 [19:16]
On April 5, 2017, the music societies of the world came together to celebrate the centennial of Jevdet Hajiyev, one of the most prolific composers of Azerbaijan. The event took place at the famous Carnegie Hall in New York and was held as part of the “Express Yourself in ...

Dihaj to perform in Netherlands

09.04.2017 [10:26]
Azerbaijan's representative at Eurovision Song Contest 2017, Dihaj will perform her entry song ‘Skeletons’ for the first time in Amsterdam. Dihaj along with 33 singers representing other countries ...

Jamal Aliyev wins Arts Club – Sir Karl Jenkins Music Award 2017

28.03.2017 [19:36]
Jamal Aliyev has been named as the winner of the third Arts Club – Sir Karl Jenkins Music Award. The 23-year-old Azerbaijani cellist wins a £4,000 cash prize. He will record a piece from his competition repertoire and a short work specially composed ...

Dihaj to perform “Skeleton” in Eurovision 2017

11.03.2017 [16:08]
Last year Azerbaijan's national broadcaster ITV announced Dihaj as the country's representative in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Today the video for Dihaj's entry, Skeletons, was released. According to Eurovision.tv, Dihaj will perform Skeletons at the ...

Azerbaijani jazz pianist Novrasli to give concert in San Francisco

08.03.2017 [15:09]
Acclaimed Azerbaijani jazz musician Shahin Novrasli will give a concert in San Francisco, the USA, in June. Novrasli is an eclectic musician, who – like compatriot pianists Vagif Mustafazade and Aziza Mustafazade – has built a reputation ...

Azerbaijani opera musicians to perform in Bolshoi Theater in Moscow

06.03.2017 [12:09]
On May 9-14, La Traviata, the opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave will be staged at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. Famous Azerbaijani operatic soprano Dinara Aliyeva and Honorary ...

Baku Jazz Festival joins Europe Jazz Network

02.03.2017 [15:33]
Baku Jazz Festival has become a member of the Europe Jazz Network. Baku Jazz Festival is a large-scaled project organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Culture Foundation and Jazz Dunyasi magazine. Baku Jazz Festival has been held since 2005 and has proved itself as one of the biggest ...