State Dance Ensemble will perform at the Mugham Center [PHOTO]

April 15, 2022 13:15 (UTC+04:00)

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By Laman Ismayilova

International Mugham Center invites you to enjoy a wonderful concert on April 16.

Famous singers and musicians, including soloists of the State Dance Ensemble, will take part in the concert program entitled “Karabakh is Azerbaijan”.

Founded in 1938 by the eminent composer Uzeyir Hajibeyli, the National Song and Dance Ensemble successfully promotes the country’s dance art.

Since 1984, the ensemble bears the name of the Azerbaijani composer Fikrat Amirov. The ensemble’s repertoire consists of traditional songs, dances as well as pieces of music by world-renowned composers.

Since 2000, the National Folk Instrument Orchestra of Azerbaijan has been operating under the ensemble.

In 2020, the National Song and Dance Ensemble of Azerbaijan successfully performed at the 10th Gorchi International Folklore and National Culture Festival in Dagestan.

The ensemble thrilled the audience with “Jangi” by Uzeyir Hajibeyli, “Azerbaijan” by Rauf Hajiyev, as well as dances “Gavalla dance” and “Yalli”.

The National Song and Dance Ensemble received a special diploma for the protection of ethnocultural heritage of Azerbaijan and international cooperation in this field.

Famous for its spectacular concerts, the International Mugham Center is constantly developing its activities, organizing many international projects, concert programs, seminars and conferences aimed at promoting mugham art.

The Mugham Center has agreed cooperation with the Uzbek National Center in Makom, the Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra, the Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra, the Russian National Museum, the Yunus Emre Institute, etc.

The Center has also signed a cultural cooperation protocol with Hungary.

The memorandum will contribute to the expansion of cultural ties between the countries and the promotion of Mugham art and Azerbaijani music.

The Mugham Center has successfully implemented multiple cultural projects aimed at promoting national music: “Evenings of Ashug Music”, “Treasure of Secrets”, “Unforgettable”, “Pearls of Ethnic Music”, etc.

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Laman Ismayilova is the journalist of AzerNews, follow her on Twitter: @Lamiva993

Laman Ismayilova is the journalist of AzerNews, follow her on Twitter: @Lamiva993

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