Culture
Stadthalle 'seems to perfectly fit', Eurovision Executive Supervisor says
14.08.2014 [11:45]
Eurovision Executive Supervisor, Jon Ola Sand and the Event Supervisor, Sietse Bakker, visited the arena of the 2015 contest for a first evaluation. "The Stadthalle is a very good choice for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest – the venue has the space, capacity and know-how to run big events. Of course the contest is a very special
 
Eurovision 2015 to be held at Wiener Stadthalle arena
08.08.2014 [11:55]
The organisers of the Eurovision Song Contest have revealed that it’s the Wiener Stadthalle that will be the arena for the upcoming contest. It is located in the 15th district of Vienna and was designed by Austrian architect Roland Rainer and built from 1953 to 1958. The arena has an overall seating capacity of approximately 16,000 people. This...
 
Vienna to host Eurovision 2015
07.08.2014 [10:39]
Vienna will host the 60th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2015. After a lengthy process to find the best place to go, it was announced today that the Austrian broadcaster ORF has chosen Vienna to host the world's biggest entertainment show in 2015
 
Azerbaijan joins folk dance festival in Spain
04.08.2014 [19:55]
An Azerbaijani delegation has participated in the 35th international folk dance festival in Spain. The event brought together dance groups from Ukraine, Italy, Portugal, Egypt, Benin and
 
Turkish opera singer performs in Baku
04.08.2014 [18:47]
The Kapellhaus German-Azerbaijan Cultural Association in Baku has hosted well known Turkish opera singer Oya Ergun. Called The Evening of Baroque Arias the concert was organized in partnership with the Turkish Embassy in Azerbaijan
 
Eurovision Song Contest logo evolves
04.08.2014 [11:06]
As the Eurovision Song Contest is heading for its 60th anniversary in 2015, the EBU is presenting a revamped version of the logo, AzerTAc reportrs citing eurovision.tv website. The evolution comes 10 years after the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) launched
 
Azerbaijani singer performs at “Astana Evenings” festival in Kazakhstan
01.08.2014 [18:07]
Mugham singer and soloist of the Azerbaijan State Opera and Ballet Theatre Vusala Musayeva has participated at the music festival "Astana Evenings" in Kazakhstan. Musayeva has performed at the opening ceremony. She said the Azerbaijani trio had presented the "Bayati Shiraz" mugham
 
Russian pianist Yablonskaya successfully performs at Gabala festival
01.08.2014 [16:14]
Well known Russian pianist, Professor at Juilliard Music Academy of the United States, Oksana Yablonskaya has successfully performed in the 6th Gabala International Music Festival organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. Yablonskaya performed works from world famous composers, including Rachmaninoff, Mendelssohn and Mozart accompanied
 
Founder of "YARAT" Contemporary Art Space Aida Mahmudova among Most Influential Women in Central Asian and Caucasian Art
01.08.2014 [11:49]
Aida Mahmudova, the founder of "YARAT" Contemporary Art Space has been included in the list of the Most Influential Women in Central Asian and Caucasian Art, one of the leading art and cultural websites http://theculturetrip.com/ reported
 
Azerbaijani delegate attends First Interregional Meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO
31.07.2014 [20:08]
Representative of the National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO Dmitriy Panin has attended the First Interregional Meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO held in Astana, Kazakhstan.
 
Turkish opera singer to perform in Baku
31.07.2014 [17:41]
The Turkish well known opera singer Oya Ergun will perform at the Kapellhaus building of the German-Azerbaijan Cultural Association in Baku on August 2. Supported by the Turkish Embassy in Azerbaijan, the concert, “Evening of Baroque Arias”
 
Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra gives third concert as part of Gabala festival
31.07.2014 [13:02]
The Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra has given third concert as part of the 6th Gabala International Music Festival. Conducted by Austrian Julian Rachlin, the concert featured performance of works by classical European composers
 
Gabala festival features another chamber music evening
31.07.2014 [12:30]
Another chamber music evening has been held as part of the 6th Gabala International Music Festival organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. The concert featured performance of works of Russian and European composers by vocalists
 
Gil Shohat: I am impressed by the beauty of Gabala
31.07.2014 [11:34]
“I am impressed by the beauty of Gabala. To perform at the same ceremony with Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra (JPO) is a great honor for any musician”, said the participant of VI Gabala International Music Festival, an Israeli classical music composer, conductor and pianist Gil Shohat
 
Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra violinist hails ‘beauty’ of Gabala
31.07.2014 [11:27]
“I am impressed by the beauty of Gabala. I would like to visit this marvelous place once again,” member of Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, violinist Daline Wilson has told AzerTAc`s correspondent. “I earlier heard about the Gabala International Music Festival,” she said, thanking the
 
© Copyright AzerTAc© All Rights Reserved.