NEW ALMANAC OF TRANSLATION PREPARING

09.04.2004 [22:53]
A new literary collection “Sharg” is on the verge of being issued, AzerTAj learnt from the Nizami Museum of Literature of the National Academy of Science.
The edition includes works ...

FARMAN KARIMZADEH’S MEMORY DEDICATED

09.04.2004 [22:53]
A commemoration day of famous writer Farman Karimzadeh was held in “Natavan” club of the Writers Union of Azerbaijan.
Writer Gulhuseyn Huseynoglu told of the place of Farman Karimzadeh in ...

AZERBAIJANI PAINTER PRESENTS ITS PERSONAL EXHIBITION IN BERLIN

09.04.2004 [22:02]
The personal exhibition of the People’s Artist Farhad Khalilov was opened in Berlin, March 28.
Over 40 paintings were exhibited there.
Participants at the exhibition included mayor, masters of art ...

MUSICAL ACADEMY TO ISSUE ATLAS OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

09.04.2004 [18:10]
On the initiative of the Ministry of Culture, head of the scientific laboratory for restoration and improvement of the ancient musical instruments at Baku Musical Academy Majnun Karimov is drawing ...

XI INTERNATIONAL POETRY SOIREE “ KHAZAR” TO BE HELD IN BAKU

08.04.2004 [21:57]
XI International poetry soiree “Khazar” organized by the Ministries of Culture of Azerbaijan and Turkey, Azerbaijan Writers Union with the participation of over 30 poets of Turkey, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Turkish ...

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 ...