NEW STAGING OF ‘HAMLET’ AT “YUG” THEATRE

15.11.2003 [14:04]
The work under the new staging of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ commenced at ‘Yug’ State Theatre.
As stated, the names of personages, staging and plot will be changed in the new version ...

NEW PRODUCTION OF GERMAN FILM DIRECTOR

15.11.2003 [14:04]
Embassy of Germany in Azerbaijan has carried out a ceremony dedicated to the new production of German director Fight Helmer. His new film is called ‘Tuvalu’. Ceremony of film’s presentation ...

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO ASHUG SHAMSHIR JUBILEE HELD

14.11.2003 [22:20]
A 3-day international conference dedicatee to the 110th anniversary of Ashug Shamshir who greatly contributed to development of the ashug art, commenced in the hall of sittings of the Azerbaijan ...

PLENARY SESSION OF THE UNION OF COMPOSERS

13.11.2003 [14:23]
Regular plenary session dedicated to the musical compositions of Azerbaijani composers on national instruments was carried out at the Chamber and Organ Music Hall upon the joint initiative of the ...

MEETING IN SLAVONIC UNIVERSITY HELD

11.11.2003 [14:30]
It has become a good tradition for guests from Slavonic states to visit the Baku Slavonic University.
This time, the University was visited by chairman of the State Committee for ...

ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION OF AZERBAIJANI PAINTERS DUE

11.11.2003 [14:29]
Opening of exhibition of Azerbaijani painters’ will be held on 14 November on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of ‘Gala’ art gallery. Exhibited will be works of 30 outstanding ...

ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION OF AZERBAIJANI PAINTERS DUE

11.11.2003 [14:28]
Opening of exhibition of Azerbaijani painters’ will be held on 14 November on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of ‘Gala’ art gallery. Exhibited will be works of 30 outstanding ...

“THE BANKER’S DEATH” ISSUED IN BIBELOT

11.11.2003 [14:09]
The book by famous Azerbaijani writer, secretary of the Writers’ Union Chingiz Abdullayev “The Banker’s Death” will be published by the Publishing House “Kitab” in a bibelot.
Speaking at the ...

PREMIERE OF “JEALOUS HEARTS” PLAY STAGED

11.11.2003 [14:09]
Premiere of “The Jealous Hearts” play staged by Iravan Azerbaijani Dramatic Theatre after J. Jabbarli took place in the State Song Theater on November 10, 2003.
According to deputy director ...

“EUROVISION” SONG CONTEST TO COST €15 MILLION TO TURKEY

11.11.2003 [14:08]
Turkey will host the Eurovision song contest in 2004. Acting chairman of the TV channel TRT, which is to organize the contest, Haluk Buran reported that Estonia spent €11 million ...

“THIS IS MOTHERLAND

10.11.2003 [20:19]
The “Respublika” newspaper correspondent for Karabakh region Salman Babayev is known in the Azerbaijani press as the author of interesting materials and journalistic articles on various topics.
The book, “This ...

PEARLS OF MUSLIM WORLD AMONG MASTERPIECES OF HUMANITY

10.11.2003 [18:22]
Secretary General of UNESCO Koichiro Matsuura announced the list of 28 pearls of non-material and folklore heritage. The list also includes Azerbaijani mughams among the masterpieces of humanity.
Worthy is ...

RIGHTS OF CHILD DEDICATED

10.11.2003 [17:29]
Under the financial assistance of the UNISEF representation in Azerbaijan and support of the ministry of education the youth organization ‘Reliable future’ conducted national tender of placards and paintings on ...

‘AHMAD HARADADIR’ MARKS ITS ANNIVERSARY

10.11.2003 [16:51]
The film “Ahmed haradadir?,” which /‘Where is Ahmed’/ produced in 1963 at the Baku film studio named after J.Jabbarly, has marked its 40th anniversary. It was marked at ‘Nizami’ movie ...

AZERBAIJANI MUGHAM AMONG WORLD MASTERPIECES

08.11.2003 [16:57]
On 7 November, at the UNESCO HQ in Paris was held a ceremony on the occasion of including non-material and folklore heritage of the countries to the list of masterpieces ...

EXHIBITION OF YOUNG ARCHITECTS OPENED

08.11.2003 [13:59]
A joint personal exhibition of Elchin Iskenderov and Ilgar Balakishiyev opened in the Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Arts. Genre of portrait, drawing and painting mostly aroused interest of audience. ...

AZERBAIJAN SCIENTIST TO READ LECTURE IN US

07.11.2003 [15:33]
Rector of Baku Slavonic University, professor Kamal Abdullayev was invited to the most ancient research institute of the United States - Harriman Institute of the Columbian University to read lecture. ...

ANNIVERSARY OF AZERBAIJANI COMPOSER DEDICATED

06.11.2003 [17:27]
This year the prominent Azerbaijani composer, People’s Artist of the USSR, pedagogue and public figure Gara Garayev would turn his 85. On this occasion, in Moscow, at the Rakhmaninov Hall ...

RASUL HAMZATOV PASSED AWAY

04.11.2003 [14:42]
The well-known Avar poet with world famous, Hero of Socialist Labor, Lenin and State Prize winner Rasul Hamzat oglu Hamzatov has passed away. He was born in 1932 in the ...