SITTING OF CIS MINISTERS OF CULTURE HELD IN KIEV

02.10.2003 [22:57]
The 19th sitting of the CIS Ministers of Culture standing commission was held in Kiev / Ukraine/, on October 1.
The sitting participants were received by President of Ukraine ...

DOCUMENTARY ON BAKHTIYAR VAHABZADEH RELEASED

02.10.2003 [15:41]
The shootings of a documentary dedicated to people’s poet, State Prize Laureate Bakhtiyar Vahabzadeh have been completed at “Azerbaijantelefilm” Films Company.
The film’s scriptwriter is Zarnishan Azayeva, producer – Rauf ...

RASHIDA BEHBUDOVA GOES ON TOUR

02.10.2003 [15:37]
The vocal play ‘Life is A Moment’ performed by singer Rashida Behbudova will be shown in Moscow and St-Petersburg. At the present, the play is being translated in Russian. Exact ...

DOCUMENTARY ABOUT ISMAIL SHIKHLY

02.10.2003 [15:37]
‘Azerbaijantelefilm’ Creative Association of the State Television has finished production of documentary ‘In the Light of Shih Fireplace’, about life of People’s writer and outstanding public figure Ismail Shihly.
According ...

AZERBAIJANI MUGHAMS DEDICATED

01.10.2003 [18:32]
New monograph of the Secretary of Composers’ Union, Dr of Art, professor Ramiz Zohrab, titled “Theoretical basis of mughams” was published in the publishing house “Mars–Print”.
In his work, Ramiz ...

PEOPLE’S ARTIST RAMIZ GULIYEV TOURING

01.10.2003 [18:27]
On September 29, professor of the Baku Music Academy, People’s Artist, tarist Ramiz Guliyev with his son Eyub Guliyev left for Norway.
The first concert will be given in Bergen ...

ANCIENT ALBANIAN MONUMENT-MUSEUM OPENED IN SHAKI

30.09.2003 [22:33]
Ambassador of Norway to Azerbaijan and his wife, Deputy Minister of Culture of the Kingdom of Norway, Ambassador of India to Azerbaijan, Deputy Ambassador of Georgia, about 50 Norwegians, Minister ...

PERSONAL FUND OF SEID HUSEYN FOUNDED IN ARCHIVES

30.09.2003 [14:22]
A personal fund of the famous writer Seid Huseyn has been founded in the Azerbaijan State Archive of Literature and Arts.According to the State Archives’ director Maarif Teymur, the archive ...

MINGACHEVIR THEATRE OPENED ITS SEASON

30.09.2003 [14:03]
Mingachevir State Drama Theatre named after Marziya Davudova opened its 35th season by the premiere of the play “The Corridor” by Firuz Mustafa.
As AzerTAj correspondent was informed in the ...

THEATRE GAVE CHARITABLE PERFORMANCE

30.09.2003 [14:03]
On the eve of the upcoming presidential elections, tghe Nakhchivan State Musical Drama Theatre named after Jalil Mammadgulizade visited Shahbuz region and gave charitable performance there.
The theatre performed “My ...

BAKU MUNICIPAL THEATRE TOURING IN NAKHCHIVAN

30.09.2003 [13:49]
Baku municipal theatre introduced to the theatergoers of Nakhchivan play staged on the work of Jalil Mammadguluzade “The Corpses”. Before the beginning of the performance Art Manager and Director of ...

‘SONGS OF MY SOUL’

30.09.2003 [13:48]
Russian journalist Vladimir Upalyuk, living in Norilsk (Russian Federation), has issued a book dedicated to the creation of People’s Artist of the USSR, world-famous singer Rashid Behbudov. The book is ...

RARE EXHIBIT OF UNKNOWN AUTHOR

29.09.2003 [22:38]
The Azerbaijan State Theatre Museum after J. Jabbarli has replenished its fund with personal archive of the famous photographer Tofig Khanmammadov.
Specialists consider the album as the most valuable one. ...

NOVEL “REFORMATORY” BY SHUKUR HABIBZADEH

29.09.2003 [22:37]
A book of a famous satirist, writer-publicist the late Shukur Habibzadeh “Reformatory” has been published in the Translation Center of Azerbaijan
The new book narrates on the crimes committed by ...

NORWICH VJ'S TO PERFORM IN AZERBAIJAN

29.09.2003 [14:12]
NORWICH-based promotion company have been invited to perform at two events in Azerbaijan to promote UK culture.
Video jockeys 2 Bit TV will be performing at the two ...

PREMIERE OF “MURDERER” PERFORMED

28.09.2003 [00:34]
A premiere of the drama “Murderer” by writer Elchin took place in the Academic National Dramatic Theatre, September 26-27. According to Chief of the troupe Mammadshah Atayev, producer is Mehriban ...

PREMIERE OF “MURDERER” PERFORMED

27.09.2003 [22:52]
A premiere of the drama “Murderer” by writer Elchin took place in the Academic National Dramatic Theatre, September 26-27. According to Chief of the troupe Mammadshah Atayev, producer is Mehriban ...

WINNERS OF FIRST NATIONAL TOURISM FILMS FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED

27.09.2003 [16:12]
Closing ceremony of the first national tourism film festival was held on September 26.
In his opening speech, Minister of Youth, Sports and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev stated that festival was ...

JUBILEE OF ARIF MELIKOV MARKED

27.09.2003 [15:50]
Meeting dedicated to the 70th jubilee the People’s Artist of USSR, Laureate of the State Premium, correspondent member of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, composer Arif Melikov was ...