12th Adilia Alieva International Piano Competition to be held in France and Switzerland

15.01.2018 [14:30]
The 12th Adilia Alieva International Piano Competition will be held in France and Switzerland on March 14-18. Held every two years, the competition is supported by the French government. ...

Lecture-concert at New York University by pianist Nargiz Aliyarova

13.01.2018 [12:12]
Famous pianist, professor at the Baku Music Academy, honored artist of Azerbaijan, winner of the international competitions Nargiz Aliyarova will give a lecture-concert at New York University. Nargiz Aliyarova will highlight the history of Azerbaijani music ...

Isfar Sarabski to perform in France

10.01.2018 [18:40]
Azerbaijan's world-famous jazz pianist Isfar Sarabski will give concert in Paris on January 13. The concert is co-organized by the Azerbaijani Embassy in France and the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) ...

Azerbaijani pianist to perform in Switzerland

09.01.2018 [18:18]
World renowned Azerbaijani pianist Adila Aliyeva will perform at the concert in Geneva, Switzerland. Adila Aliyeva, the outstanding French pianist of Azerbaijan descent, was born in Baku. She began studying classical piano at the age of five ...

Moscow to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

01.01.2018 [16:25]
The Russian capital of Moscow will be hosting the 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival from March 27 to April 3. Concerts as part of the festival will take place in the Great Hall of Moscow Conservatoire and the State Kremlin Palace. The ...

Azerbaijani ashug to perform at international festival in Tehran

10.12.2017 [14:42]
Azerbaijani ashug Elkhan Jalilov will perform at the international “Ashug Garib” festival in Tehran, Iran. Organized by Iran Ashugs Union, the festival will bring together ashugs from Azerbaijan, Turkey, Iran and Georgia ...

Centenary tribute to Jevdet Hajiyev – a giant of Azerbaijani music – in the shadow of Westminster

27.11.2017 [16:58]
Born in Sheki, Jevdet Hajiyev (1917–2002) bestrode Azerbaijani classical music like a colossus, with a long and active career that spanned the entire Soviet period, his final work being dedicated to the victims of Black January in 1990, when civilians ...

Concert of Azerbaijani musicians due at UNESCO headquarters in Paris

18.11.2017 [16:47]
A concert marking the 200th Anniversary of German settlements in the Caucasus region will be held at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The event will be co-organized by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the Permanent Representative ...

AISEL to represent Azerbaijan for Eurovision 2018

08.11.2017 [18:29]
In a jury meeting, the Azerbaijani national broadcaster İTV officially announced their representative for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, with the country once again opting for an internal selection for their artist choice ...

Euronews highlights Baku Jazz Festival

26.10.2017 [21:20]
Euronews has published an article highlighting the Baku Jazz Festival. “The festival kicked off with the rowsing Kora sounds of Guinean musician Sekou Kouyate and his band.” The article says festival organizers managed ...

US, Russian and Georgian jazz musicians to perform in Baku

30.08.2017 [19:26]
US, Russian, Georgian and Azerbaijani jazz musicians will give a concert in Baku in September. The four-day concert will be held on an open air stage on September 7-10. ...

Azerbaijani mugham masters to give concert in New York

21.08.2017 [19:04]
Azerbaijani People's Artist Alim Gasimov and his daughter Fargana Gasimova will give a concert at the Rose Theater in New York in October. Joined by "Silk Road" ensemble and choreographer Mark Morris's dance group, the ...

Patricia Kaas to perform in Baku

09.08.2017 [21:21]
World famous French singer Patricia Kaas will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku on October 18. She already performed in Baku in 2014, presenting "Kaas Chante Piaf" ("Kaas Sings Piaf") concert dedicated to French cabaret singer, songwriter ...

Leyla Aliyeva: Today`s evening is filled with love, thank you very much for this

29.07.2017 [23:19]
Vice president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has wished participants and audience of Zhara International Music Festival in Baku the best of health, happiness, well-being and love as she spoke to hosts of the red carpet ceremony. “This is Baku, exciting and lovely as always, and its noble people,” she said ...

Zhara features creative evening with Alla Pugacheva

29.07.2017 [23:18]
A creative evening with People's Artist of USSR, Prima donna of the Russian pop music Alla Pugacheva has kicked off as part of Zhara festival at Sea Breeze resort. The concert opened with performance of Inna Malikova and Alexander Revva duo. Oleg Gazmanov, Ani Lorak, Filip Kirkorov ...

Emin: Zhara festival has grown into a large music platform

29.07.2017 [17:47]
One of the organizers of Zhara International Music Festival, renowned composer and singer Emin Agalarov has hailed the importance of the festival, saying it has grown into a large music platform. In an interview with AZERTAC, he said: “I was born in Baku, but have lived the most part of my life in Russia ...

Alla Pugacheva: I have a special program for Zhara-2017

29.07.2017 [17:03]
Russian pop stars, including People's Artist of USSR, Prima donna of the Russian pop music Alla Pugacheva, People’s Artist Filipp Kirkorov, Honored Artist Kristina Orbakaite, well-known TV presenter and comedian Maksim Galkin have arrived in Baku to perform at Zhara-2017 International Music Festival. In a talk with journalists at the Heydar Aliyev ...

Anita Tsoy: Zhara brings people closer to each other

29.07.2017 [16:27]
Zhara festival in Baku brings people closer to each other, Honored Artist of Russia Anita Tsoy has told AZERTAC. “The festival is making a considerable contribution to strengthening friendly relations between our countries.” ...

Second day of Zhara festival celebrates Sofia Rotaru`s jubilee VIDEO

28.07.2017 [22:17]
The second day of Zhara International Music Festival in Baku has featured a concert marking renowned singer Sofia Rotaru’s jubilee. Rotaru greeted the audience in Azerbaijani and performer her popular Chervona Ruta song. Rotaru said she is very happy to celebrate her jubilee “in a very hospitable city of Baku” ...