NEW DOCUMENTARY SHOT

08.04.2004 [21:56]
A documentary titled “ The Scream” was shot at film studio “Salname”.
The movie narrates on tragedy of Azerbaijan people faced with Armenians aggression, AzerTAj correspondent learnt from movie ...

COMMEMORATION MEETING AT ARCHITECTS UNION

08.04.2004 [21:56]
On April 7, commemoration meeting dedicated to the former head of Architects Union, academician of International Architecture Academy of Eastern countries, President of International Association of Architects Union of CIS ...

“MOLLA NASREDDIN” MAGAZINE TURNS 98

08.04.2004 [13:45]
The 98th anniversary of publishing of the first number of “Molla Nasreddin” magazine has been marked at the house-museum of Azerbaijani playwright Jalil Mammadgulizadeh.
Director of house-museum Perikhanum Mahmudgizi told ...

JUBILEE OF AZERBAIJAN COMPOSER TO BE MARKED IN GERMANY

07.04.2004 [17:19]
The musical public of Germany, and also “International Joann Sebastian Bach Musical Society” in Leipzig, the “Society of music of Bach in Thuringia ” and the “International Academy of Germany ...

AZIZA MUSTAFAZADE GIVES CONCERTS IN ISTANBUL

07.04.2004 [16:35]
Solo concert of popular Azerbaijan jazz-vocal singer Aziza Mustafazade organized by department of culture of Beyuksheher municipality was held at the cultural center after Jamal Rashid Reya in Istanbul, on ...

THIRD REPUBLICAN CARICATURE EXHIBITION OPENED

06.04.2004 [22:27]
The III Republic Caricature Exhibition organized by the Union of Artists and “Azerbaijan karikaturasi” society was opened at Vajiha Samadova show hall.
Addressing the participants, Chairman of Azerbaijan Artists Union ...

“DIVANI-LUGAT IT-TURK” TO BE ISSUED IN KAZAKHSTAN

06.04.2004 [18:40]
Three-volume dictionary “Divani-Lugat it-Turk” by Mahmud Kashgari is on the verge of being issued in Kazakhstan. The dictionary was translated by granddaughter of classic of Kazakh literature Muhtar Auezzov Zifa-Alua ...

MUGAM CONTEST DUE IN ASTARA

06.04.2004 [18:40]
The final stage of the second republican contest of young mugam singers conducted by the Ministry of Culture will take place May 13-16 in Astara.
At the last contest also ...

UAFA ARRANGES CHARITABLE CONCERT

06.04.2004 [18:38]
United Aid Fund for Azerbaijan organizes a charitable concert within the framework of the “Baku Jazz Festival”. All earnings will be spent on needs of children living in boarding schools. ...

“BOOK AND CULTURE FESTIVAL” HELD IN ISTANBUL

06.04.2004 [14:35]
The “Book and Culture Festival” arranged by the international platform “Dialogue Eurasia”, was held on April 4 in Istanbul, AzerTAj correspondent reported from the Turkish capital.
The platform’s Chairman, People’s ...

NEW MUSEUM TO BE OPEN

03.04.2004 [21:42]
A museum dealing with activity of national leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev will be opened by April 15, the Ministry of National Security told AzerTAj All periods of activity ...

BAKU JAZZ FESTIVAL - 2004 DUE

03.04.2004 [12:15]
American voices and the Baku Jazz Center is bringing 4 days of festival concerts to Baku from April 8th-11th at the Republican Palace named after Heydar Aliyev.
Headline artist is ...

AZERBAIJAN CARICATURE HOUSE OPENED

01.04.2004 [21:05]
The Azerbaijan Caricature House /ACH/ was opened in the building of State Mugham Theater, on April 1.
On this occasion, the first exhibition of Azerbaijan Caricaturists was held. About 10 ...

ONE MORE SUCCESS OF AZERBAIJANI VIOLINIST

31.03.2004 [20:02]
Gifted Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova successfully performed concerto “Four seasons” by Antonio Vivaldi to the accompaniment of London Chamber Orchestra. Born in 1988 in Baku, Nazrin Rashidova graduated from the ...

“MELODY OF SPACE” FILM PRESENTED

31.03.2004 [11:12]
The film “Melody of Space” produced by “Azerbaijanfilm” has been shown at the “Nizami” cinema.
Prior to the demonstration, Minister of Culture Polad Bulbuloglu told of the new screen work. ...

AN EVENING OF JAZZ WITH WERNER ENGLERT AND THE BAKU BIG BAND

30.03.2004 [19:20]
On Sunday, 4th April 2004, the famous German jazz saxophonist Werner Englert and the Baku Big Band will present an „Evening of Jazz“ in the Kapellhaus, the German-Azerbaijani Cultural Center. ...

CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO GARA GARAYEV HELD IN ISTANBUL

30.03.2004 [14:25]
A scientific conference dedicated to the lifetime and creative activity of the world famous composer Gara Garayev took place at the Istanbul Center after Tarik Zafer Tunai, March 27. The ...

INTERNATIONAL POETRY DAY DEDICATED

29.03.2004 [16:29]
A ceremony on International Poetry Day, dedicated to 98th anniversary of the great poet Samad Vurgun and three years of poetic club under the Society “Sodruzhestvo” /Commonwealth/ was held.
Addressing ...

WINNERS OF IV CHILDREN FOLKLORE MUSIC CONTEST AWARDED

27.03.2004 [22:07]
The IV children folklore music contest organized by Ministry of Youth, Sports and Tourism of Azerbaijan and Baku UNICEF office ended on March 26, AzerTAj correspondent reports.
On this occasion, ...