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Karabakh horse through eyes of artist

Karabakh horse

The beauty and grace of the Karabakh horse have been glorified worldwide. This magnificent horse breed is considered one of the rare horse breeds in the world and the oldest in Asia and the Caucasus. Karabakh horse has inspired Latvian artist and photographer Dace Strausa to create a series of paintings dedicated …

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President to address nation on Remembrance Day

Ilham Aliyev

President Ilham Aliyev will address the nation on the occasion of Remembrance Day at 1000 (GMT +4) on September 27, Azertag reported on September 26. The president’s address will be broadcast on all local TV channels, the report added. On September 27, Azerbaijan will commemorate all servicemen, who were martyred …

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National Music Day celebrated at YARAT

National Music Day

National Music Day has been celebrated at YARAT Contemporary Art Space. Head of the international relations department of the Azerbaijan National Conservatory, curator of art projects, expert of the Culture Ministry on Intangible Cultural Heritage Jahangir Selimkhanov addressed the event. The musicologist provided insight into the history of the Azerbaijani music and the …

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Uzeyir Hajibayli’s opera released on all music platforms


Great Azerbaijani composer Uzeyir Hajibayli’s “Koroghlu” opera has been released on world music platforms such as Apple Music, Spotify, Yandex Music, Tidal, etc. Honored Artist, famous conductor Ayyub Guliyev, Honored Cultural worker, sound engineer Faig Babayev took part in the project initiated by the director of the Heydar Aliyev Palace Ramil Gasimov. The main …

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International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation hosts presentation ceremony of Uzeyir Hajibeyli’s stamps issued in Spain

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation

At the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation within the framework of the event dedicated to the outstanding cultural figure of Azerbaijan and the entire Turkic world, composer, musicologist, publicist, playwright, pedagogue, author of the first opera and operetta in the East, founder of the Azerbaijan national music school Uzeyir …

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President Ilham Aliyev calls Russia’s Vladimir Putin

Ilham Aliyev-Vladimir Putin

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev made a phone call to the Russian President Vladimir Putin, Azertag reported on September 20. The head of state congratulated the Russian President on the victory of the ruling “United Russia” party in the parliamentary elections. The Azerbaijani President described this victory as a manifestation of the people’s …

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