Musicologist of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, one of the leading experts on mugham Dr Sanubar Baghirova, in the world-renowned School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) – part of the University of London, delivered a talk entitled Mugham in Azerbaijan: New Trends and Classical Traditions, organised by the SOAS Music Department and Vostok Society, and sponsored by The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS).
The lavash-flatbread making tradition has joined to Representative list of the Intangible Heritage List of Humanity.
The opening ceremony of the Days took place on October 10 at Nizami Cinema Center by the screening of Renat Davletyarov’s "The Pure art” film and a meeting with Russian filmmakers.
Vienna Strauss Festival Orchestra will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku on December 1.
A premiere of "Ali and Nino" film has been held at the Heydar Aliyev Center.
A jubilee event marking the 90th anniversary of Azerbaijani people's poet Qabil was held in Azerbaijan State Phimarmonic Hall named after Muslum Magomayev.
An official opening ceremony of the Azerbaijani Village was organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in the Place Joffre square close to Eiffel Tower in Paris.
On September 18, an opening ceremony of Uzeyir Hajibeyl VIII International Music Festival organized by Haydar Aliyev Foundation and Tourism Ministry has been held at the Azerbaijan State Philarmonic named after M. Magomayev.