BAKU HOSTS MOSCOW DAYS OF CULTURE

04.10.2007 [13:24]
A delegation led by the first deputy mayor of Moscow Ludmila Shvetsova arrived October 3 in Baku to attend the Moscow Days of Culture. The guests first visited the Alley of Honors to pay tribute to the nationwide leader Heydar Aliyev and the eminent ophtolmologist ...

“FIRE WIND” – AZERBAIJANI JAZZ ABROAD

01.10.2007 [12:09]
Amina Figarova is considered one of the most talented jazz musicians and composers in Europe. She has traveled an unusual path to recognition. After completing her music studies at the conservatory in Baku she continued her education in Europe and the United States ...

AZERI ARTIST’S EXHIBITION HELD IN BUCHAREST

26.09.2007 [19:59]
At the initiative of the Romanian-Azerbaijan Friendship Society, Azerbaijan’s young painter’s exhibition entitled “Azerbaijan -Romania” was held September 21-25 in the National Culture Center of the Romanian Ministry of Culture and Religious Affairs ...

AZERI MUSIC IN THE NETHERLANDS

25.09.2007 [20:57]
This coming October 20, the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the Netherlands and the Union of Azeri women will organize “Azerbaijan Day” to celebrate the Day of Rebirth of Azerbaijan. The Azeri diaspora will offer the Dutch people the ...

US EMBASSY IN BAKU ANNOUNCES PHOTO COMPETITION

21.09.2007 [14:34]
Baku, September 21 (AzerTAc). The Embassy of the United States of America in Baku has announced a photo competition for professional and amateur photographers. The competition is dedicated to ...

AZERBAIJANI MUSICIAN WINS INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION

21.09.2007 [13:53]
Young Azerbaijani musician Anar Seyidov won the 12th International Violin Competition in Bulgaria. Seyidov is a ninth-grader at the Specialized Secondary Musical School after ...

STATE PHILHARMONICS TO HOST CONCERT OF WORKS BY WORLD`S GREAT COMPOSERS

20.09.2007 [17:53]
Azerbaijan`s State symphonic orchestra after Uzeyir Hajibayov will give a concert featuring works by the world`s great composers at the Muslim Magomayev Philharmonics in Baku on September 22 ...

BAKU TO PLAY HOST TO UBCCE BUSINESS FORUM ON ``FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR BLACK SEA AND CASPIAN REGION``

16.09.2007 [17:47]
The Union of Black Sea and Caspian Confederation of Enterprises (UBCCE) and Azerbaijan-Turkey Businessmen Association (ATIB) will conduct the business forum on ``foreign direct investment: opportunities and ...

TEMPORARY CAP PUT ON FOOD IMPORT FROM KRASNODAR AND STAVROPOL REGIONS OF RUSSIA

06.09.2007 [17:18]
State Veterinary Service, Azerbaijan has put a temporary cap on import of poultry, chicken feeds and feed supplements, and other goods from Krasnodar and Stavropol regions following the outbreak of the avian influenza, which hit Krasnodar region of the Russian Federation ...

9TH EAST-WEST BAKU INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL LAUNCHED

06.09.2007 [12:16]
The opening ceremony of the 9th Baku East-West International Film Festival took place September 5 in the Green Theater. The event brought together the ...

AZERBAIJAN’S MINISTER OF CULTURE AND TOURISM MEETS IRANIAN VICE PRESIDENT

04.09.2007 [11:08]
Participating in the conference entitled “Human Rights and Cultural Variety” held in Tehran, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev has met with the Iranian Vice-President, chief of Iran Cultural Heritage, ...

ALIM GASIMOV AND HIS DAUGHTER FARGANA TO PERFORM IN USA

02.09.2007 [16:02]
People`s artist of Azerbaijan Alim Gasimov and his daughter Fargana Gasimova returned from their France tour. According to A. Gasimov, during the tour, they prepared a new scene for the Leyli and Majnun ...

DINARA ALIYEVA WAS SUCCESS IN 6TH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF YOUNG VOCALISTS

31.08.2007 [18:18]
The 6th International festival of young opera talents held August 18-30 in the State Philharmonic Society of St. Petersburg at organizational support of People’s Artist of the USSR Yelena Obraztsova, General consulate ...

CHANGES DEMANDED BY THE LIFE

27.08.2007 [11:50]
Two months have elapsed since the moment of election of the honored worker of arts as chairperson of the Union of Composers of Azerbaijan, People’s Actress Firangiz Alizade. The term, obviously, is insufficient to speak about any radical changes, but it allows asking ...

URAL SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA TO PERFORM IN BAKU

26.08.2007 [18:56]
The Ural Symphonic Orchestra led by Honored Artist of Russia Dmitri Liss will give a concert at the Muslim Magomayev Philharmonics in Baku. Prominent pianist Boris Berezovsky will perform a suita from Azerbaijan`s great composer Gara Garayev`s ballet “Path of Thunder” as well as ...

SALNAMA STUDIO SHOOTING DOCUMENTARY ON ARMENIANS` CRIMES AGAINST TURKS

26.08.2007 [17:31]
Azerbaijan studio of documentary films, Salnama, has started shooting new documentary - “The World War I” - about Armenians` crimes against Turks. According to head of the Salnama studio Tofig Mammadov some of the shootings were held in ...

MURAD ADIGOZALZADE TO PERFORM IN TURKEY

26.08.2007 [16:23]
Azerbaijan`s talented pianist Murad Adigozalzade will perform in Turkey next month. The young musician will be accompanied by an orchestra led by Isen Metin. ...

RUSSIAN CINEMA ARTISTS TO GIVE MASTERCLASSES IN AZERBAIJAN

26.08.2007 [16:22]
Members of the Moscow Cinema Artists Guild will give masterclasses in Azerbaijan. Head of the Azerbaijan Cinema Artists Guild Hamida Omarova said Azerbaijan will also buy ten films from Russia. ...

KAREN KOBLITZ TO PRESENT "FACING EAST" EXHIBITION

26.08.2007 [14:19]
American ceramic artist Karen Koblitz will present her "Facing East" exhibition dedicated to Azerbaijan at the L2kontemporary Gallery in Los Angeles, US Embassy in Baku said. Koblitz will present works in clay and woven ...