Kokshetau, November 10, AZERTAC
A festival commemorating USSR People's Artist, outstanding Azerbaijani opera and popular singer Muslim Magomayev has been held Kokshetau, Kazakhstan. The festival was part of a series of events marking the 25th anniversary of the restoration of state independence of Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan.
In his remarks at the opening ceremony, Counselor of Azerbaijan`s Embassy in Kazakhstan Agajavid Ramazanov said the genius of Muslim Magomayev attracted worldwide attention, including of the Kazakh people.
Young Kazakh singers performed Muslim Magomayev`s songs.
The event also featured the screening of a documentary on the outstanding singer`s life and career.