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The cultural and educational space for modern composers

On May 19-20th the international scientific and practical conference ‘The Cultural and Educational Space for Modern Composers’ took place in Moscow. It is a project of Tarlan Seyidov, a professor of the Baku Musical Academy n. a. U. Hadjibeili. 

The Festival of Flowers in Baku

Annually on May 10th, Heydar Aliyev’s birthday, the executive power of Baku decorates a garden in front of Heydar Aliyev Palace with complicated constructions with natural flowers.Fairytale characters are made of flowers, as well as a portrait of Heydar Aliyev. About a million of plants were needed to create the flower city. 

Fermata Fashion Show

Last Sunday the international musical poetic forum Fermata began its work in the palace of Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich in Kolomenskoe. One of the most spectacular events of the forum was the presentation of the 2015/2016 fashion collection by the Fashion House Sahera Rahmani. It is well-known for its Islamic clothes for women and men. This time they presented casual clothes, as well as evening gowns. Wedding dresses were the highlight of the collection. 

Ilya Nikolayevich Zankovsky (1832-1919)

Ilya Zankovsky lived in Tiflis, where he served in the Military Topographical Department of the Caucasus Military District. Frequent visits to various regions of the Caucasus enabled him to create a big series of landscape pictures of the wonderful mountainous region. Zankovsky presented his works at the Caucasus Society of Fine Arts and the Society of Mutual Help for Caucasus Artists. In 1886 he became a tutor at the School of Drawing and Fine Art of the Caucasus Society of Fine Arts, teaching young Caucasians about the art of his life.

North-Western Caucasus: mountains of treasure

North-Western Caucasus: mountains of treasuresMountain slopes of the Caucasus is one of the few places on our planet where the climate has not been changing for hundreds of thousands of years. A unique complex of green landscapes has been …

President of Azerbaijan in Berlin

President of Azerbaijan in BerlinFrom January 20-21, the president of Azerbaijan held talks in Berlin with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the chairman of the Munich International Security Conference Wolfgang Fredrik Ischinger, the federal minister for Foreign Affairs of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier, as well as Bundestag deputies and the members of the G

The triumph of mugham in Israel

A concert of Azerbaijani mugham took place in Jerusalem, the city of the three religions, as part of the 15th International Oud Festival. 

Winter in the mountains of Karachay-Cherkessia

 Winter in the mountains of Karachay-Cherkessia A ten-day hike of the lowest level of difficulty from the Teberdy valley to Arhyz. In the summer this is an easy route, but in the winter it becomes very different: there is wind, …

Fourth Russian-Georgian Media Forum

The fourth Russian-Georgian International Media Forum on "Media in global crises" took place on October 15-16 in Tbilisi.  Leading media experts from Russia, Israel, Ukraine and Azerbaijan conducted trainings and workshops for their …