October 18, 2021 13:14 (UTC + 04: 00)
By Laman Ismayilova
The Baku Academy of Music will hold a “100 Years of Wealth” gala on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
The concert took place within the framework of the 2nd Azerbaijan International Singers Festival.
The concert program included teachers and students from the Baku Academy of Music, including Leyla Bakhishova, Emin Ismayilov, Fidan Mammadzade, Ruslan Persan, Subkhan Rustamov, Lala Ibrahimova and others. Works of Azerbaijani and world classics were performed as part of the festival.
The 2nd Azerbaijan International Singers Festival will last until October 20.
The Singers Festival aims to develop and promote classical music in Azerbaijan. The project also focuses on the formation of good musical taste in young people.
The author of the idea for the project and artistic director is the emeritus artist Ramil Gasimov.
The project is organized by the Heydar Aliyev Palace with the support of the Ministry of Culture.
During the festival, famous Azerbaijani and foreign singers, including young talents, perform masterpieces of Azerbaijani and world classics, accompanied by the country’s leading musical groups.
Heydar Aliyev Palace, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, Azerbaijan State Academic Music Theater, Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall, Mugham International Center, National Conservatory Azerbaijan, Baku Music Academy and Ganja State Philharmonic Society host numerous concerts, master classes, presentations, scientific and practical lectures and other events.
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