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 ...

Azerbaijani cellist to give concert in London

20.02.2017 [15:34]
Multiaward winning Azerbaijani cellist Jamal Aliyev will give a concert at Wigmore Hall, London, on May 22. BBC Introducing Classical Artist Jamal Aliyev has recently recorded his debut CD with the prestigious Champs Hill label. He will be ...

Azerbaijani pianist to give concert in London

16.02.2017 [11:32]
Pianist and composer Renara Akhundova will give a solo concert at the "Rossotrudnichestvo" agency office in the UK, in London on March 9, TEAS reported in its Facebook page. ...

Khojaly commemoration concert to be held in Paris

13.02.2017 [16:48]
A commemorative event dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide will be held in Paris. To be organized by the European Azerbaijan Society, the concert will feature performances by Nazrin Rashidova, Lionel Andrey and Chagall quartet. ...

France to host 11th Adilia Alieva International Piano Competition

04.02.2017 [14:19]
The 11th Adilia Alieva International Piano Competition will be held in France and Switzerland on May 15-18. The final concert of the competition will be held at the office of the United Nations in Geneva on May 18. Held every two years, the competition is supported by the French government. ...

Results of the semi-final allocation draw for Eurovision announced

31.01.2017 [18:23]
Earlier today the Semi-Final Allocation Draw, to determine which country will participate in which Semi-Final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest took place in host city Kyiv. During the ceremony, Mrs Eva-Louise Erlandsson Slorach, President of the City Council in ...

Famous Azerbaijani pianist to give concert in US

25.01.2017 [10:45]
Honored Artist of Azerbaijan, professor at the Baku Music Academy Nargiz Aliyarova will give concert at the "DiMenna Center", the US on February 18. Nargiz Aliyarova will perform with the Thomas Mesa at musical event as part of ...

Azerbaijan`s Honorary Artist to perform in France

12.01.2017 [15:48]
Azerbaijan`s acclaimed pianist, honorary Artist Emil Afrasiab will give a solo concert at the Azerbaijan Cultural Centre in Paris, France. ...