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The 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival will be held in Baku from April 23- 27.

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The Azerbaijani Embassy to the United States will take part in the "Around World Embassy Tour", which will be held in the US District of Columbia.

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Baku is launching a selection round for the sixth international contest of young performers of classical music from Islamic countries.



Baku to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival
The 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival will be held in Baku from April 23- 27.

Azerbaijani culture to be presented in 'Around World Embassy Tour'
The Azerbaijani Embassy to the United States will take part in the "Around World Embassy Tour", which will be held in the US District of Columbia.

Baku to host concert of young performers of classical music from Islamic world
Baku is launching a selection round for the sixth international contest of young performers of classical music from Islamic countries.

“Paris” film screened in Baku
Screening of “Paris”, a film directed by Cédric Klapisch was held at YARAT Contemporary Art Space within the French Film Festival.

Musical Theater to participate in Turkish Dede Korkut International Festival
Azerbaijan State Musical Theater has been invited to the 23th Bayburt Dede Korkut International Culture and Art Festival, to be held in Turkey.

Talented Azerbaijani artist Aida Mahmudova opens her exhibition in Vienna
Azerbaijan`s Culture Center in Vienna has hosted the launch of “Landscaped” exhibition of talented Azerbaijani artist Aida Mahmudova. Participants in the ceremony included Austrian public figures, artists, representatives of the diplomatic corps. Opening the ceremony, director of the Culture Center Leyla Gasimova highlighted works of Aida Mahmudova.

Bright new British films in Baku for British Film Spring
The British Council Azerbaijan in cooperation with the British Embassy Azerbaijan and Nizami Cinema Centre has announced the third British Film Spring, bringing the best and brightest new UK films to an Azerbaijan audience from April 28 to May 4.

British Film Spring due in Baku
Every year the festival brings the best and brightest new films in contemporary British cinematography to Azerbaijan, the British Council told APA.

Baku to host opening ceremony of a new exhibition
Opening ceremony of "Gəlinciyim: gerçəkliyim, gələcəyim " (My doll, my reality, my future) exhibition will be held with the support of Sabah Nur Art House gallery.

Azerbaijani film to be premiered at international festival in Russia
The 12th international movie festival “Cinema for children” will be held in Samara.

Azerbaijan represented at international art festival in Spain
An Azerbaijani delegation has participated in the Fiestalonia Milenio international festival in Spain.

Azerbaijani conductor to participate in int'l festival Musical Olympus
20 musicians from 17 countries will take part in five concerts of the festival, including from Azerbaijan.

Cuban newspapers highlight Novruz traditions in Azerbaijan
The Cuban “Bohemia” magazine and portal of the Ministry of Culture “CUBARTE” published articles about the celebration of Novruz holiday in Azerbaijan, as well as history of the bilateral relations between the two countries, AzerTag reports.

Azerbaijan represented at Leipzig Book Fair
The International Leipzig Book Fair has opened in Germany. The Azerbaijani delegation has also participated in the fair.

Baku to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival
The 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival will be held in Baku on April 23.

Baku to host Third Japanese Culture Festival
Baku will host the Third Japanese Culture Festival.

Azerbaijani films to be screened at LET‘S CEE Film Festival in Vienna
Four Azerbaijani films will be screened as part of LET‘S CEE Film Festival in Vienna.

Ganja takes up role as CIS Cultural Capital 2017
Ganja, has hosted a ceremony as the city is assuming its new role as a Cultural Capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) 2017.

Eurovision 2017 contest officially opens on May 7
Kiev has hosted a meeting of delegations from countries that will participate in Eurovision 2017 song contest.

Azerbaijani pianist to present new album in Istanbul
New album by Honored Artist Islam Manafov, consisting of works of famous composer Frédéric Chopin, will be presented in Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall in Istanbul.

Azerbaijan's Ganja set to take up role as CIS Cultural Capital 2017
Azerbaijan's second largest city, Ganja, will host a ceremony on Saturday as the city is set to assume its new role as a Cultural Capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) 2017.

Yulia Samoylova to represent Russia in Eurovision
Channel 1 Russia has chosen Yulia Samoylova to represent the country in Kyiv with the song Flame is burning out of a variety of songs submitted internally.

European premiere of “Ali and Nino” held in Brussels
The European premiere of the film “Ali and Nino” has been held at the European Parliament.

Baku to host exhibition dedicated to Portugal
The photography exhibition “Hello Portugal! – The Country Seen Through the Eyes of an Azeri Traveller”, organized by the Mission of Portugal in Azerbaijan, will take place at Nur Art House Gallery on March 10-12.

“Endless Corridor” film screened in Madrid
The “Endless Corridor” film was screened in Madrid, Spain. The screening was organized by the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Spain within “Justice for Khojaly” campaign initiated by Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva.

"Justice for Khojaly" exhibition to open in Berlin
Azerbaijani artist Ashraf Heybatov will open his "Justice for Khojaly" exhibition in Berlin on February 25.

Musical Theatre to attend Turkish international festival
The Azerbaijan Musical Theatre has been invited to the 18th Trabzon International Black Sea Theater Festival.

Azerbaijan to mark Mstislav Rostropovich’s 90th birth anniversary
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 90th birth anniversary of famous cellist and conductor Mstislav Rostropovich.

Azerbaijan`s movie to be screened at international film festival in India
A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Icherisheher" (Old City) will be demonstrated at the 9th Kerala International Film Festival in India.

Kiev to host 2017 Eurovision allocation draw today
Today’s 2017 Eurovision allocation draw in Kiev will determine which countries will take part in the first and second semi-finals.

Antonio Banderas hospitalized after experiencing 'agonizing chest pains'
Hollywood star Antonio Banderas was rushed to hospital near his Surrey home after suffering a major heart scare.

Japanese film festival opens in Baku
Organized by the Japanese embassy in Azerbaijan, a Japanese film festival has opened in Baku.

Jewelry workshop opened in Baku
A regional workshop entitled "Jewelry art in the museum space: yesterday, today and tomorrow" has been opened Azerbaijan's Carpet Museum.

European premiere of Ali and Nino to be held in Belgium
The European premiere of the film "Ali and Nino" organized by member of the European Parliament Norica Nicolai in partnership with the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) and the Diplomatic missions of Georgia and Azerbaijan to the EU will take place on March 8 in Brussels, Belgium.

Karabakh Collection by Leonie Mergen represented Azerbaijani heritage in Berlin
An extraordinary event within the scope of the MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK in Berlin took place on Wednesday, January 18th 2017 under the patronage and with the support of The European Azerbaijan Society Germany (TEAS).

London hosts event dedicated to Azerbaijani mugham
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).

Azerbaijani artist ranked second in 6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest 2016
Azerbaijani painter Soltan Soltanli’s work named “Kalva atrafinda doyush” (Battle around Kalva) has been ranked the second in 6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest 2016 held in Madrid, Spain’s capital. “Kalva” is a mountain village in Agsu rayon of Azerbaijan.