Arts & Entertainment

06 August 2010 [17:42]

2nd International Music Festival wrapped up in Gabala

2nd international music festival with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation has ended in Gabala town of Azerbaijan.
04 August 2010 [17:09]

Baku to host Jazz festival

01 August 2010 [14:35]

Ron Smoorenburg: All the films I did later, none was as hard to do as the one with Jackie Chan - PHOTOS

Exclusive interview with an upcoming martial arts star from Netherlands, Ron Smoorenburg.
30 July 2010 [16:53]

Rabindranath Tagore's jubilee to be marked in Baku

In 2011 the 150th anniversary of the outstanding Indian writer, Noble Prize winner Rabindranath Tagore will be widely marked in the world.
30 July 2010 [09:22]

Gabala hosts vocal music concert

28 July 2010 [12:55]

Tupac Shakur to be commemorated in Baku

Baku will host a commemorative event in memory of rapper Tupac Shakur.
28 July 2010 [09:30]

Azerbaijani, Cuban jazz musicians perform in Gabala

Azerbaijani and Cuban jazz musicians have given a joint concert as part of the Gabala International Music Festival.
26 July 2010 [15:35]

Azerbaijan's renowned mugam singers attend music festivals in Europe

Azerbaijan's renowned mugam singer Alim Gasimov and her daughter Fargana Gasimova have recently returned from European tour.
26 July 2010 [11:45]

"Koroglu" opera by outstanding Azerbaijani composer staged in Istanbul

"Koroglu" (Blind man's son) by outstanding Azerbaijani composer Uzeir Hajibayov has been staged in Istanbul.
26 July 2010 [11:08]

Second international music featival opens in Azerbaijani region

The 2nd International Music Festival has started in Gabala, Azerbaijan on July 25.
25 July 2010 [16:13]

Martial Arts superstar Loren Avedon talks about Azerbaijan, Quentin Tarantino, shares memories - PHOTOS

Lost, exclusive interview, which was never before published in English, with a martial arts superstar, Loren Avedon. The interview was taken on August 22, 2009.
23 July 2010 [16:35]

Azerbaijani film to attend "Kinoshok" International Film Festival

From September 13, to 21, Russian city Anapa will hold an International Film Festival "Kinoshok".
21 July 2010 [17:23]

Azerbaijani cartoons to be exhibited in Israel

Works by the Azerbaijani cartoonists will be exhibited in Israel, Chairman of Azerbaijan Association of Cartoonists Bayram Hajizade said.
21 July 2010 [11:45]

Azerbaijani pianist named successful woman of the year by Euro-American Women's Council

Azerbaijani pianist Yegana Akhundova has been named The Successful Woman of the Year by the Euro-American Women's Council, EAWC.
20 July 2010 [16:15]

Baku to host disco on a ship in center of sea

A disco on a ship in the center of the sea will take place in Baku for the first time on July 24.
19 July 2010 [17:55]

Famous Belgian musician to perform in Baku

Famous Belgian musician will perform in Baku.
19 July 2010 [09:15]

13th Turkish international cultural festival to be held in Yalova

The 13th Turkish "boylar" (epos) cultural festival organized by the Folklore Education Center has started in the Turkish city of Yalova.
17 July 2010 [10:31]

Opera by renowned Azerbaijani composer to be staged in Istanbul, Naples and Rome

The “Koroglu” (The Blind Man's Son) opera, the masterpiece of Uzeyir Hajibayov, Azerbaijan's renowned composer, will be staged in Istanbul, Naples and Rome.
17 July 2010 [09:38]

Azerbaijan, MTV become partners

16 July 2010 [18:08]

Azerbaijani kid stars in American-made movie

Teymur Guliyev, 11, played a leading role in the US-made Bunny Boy movie.
15 July 2010 [15:18]

Azerbaijan not to participate in Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2010

Azerbaijan is not going to participate in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2010.
15 July 2010 [14:45]

Azerbaijani film about Jesus Christ to be presented at international short film festival

Semidocumentary "Messiah" shot by Azerbaijani film director Elchin Asadov will be displayed at 4th "Rehmet" international short-film festival in Tabriz, Iran on July 22.
13 July 2010 [16:27]

World-renowned jazzman Al Jarreau: I am excited to perform in Baku once again

Trend Life interview with world-known American jazzman Al Jarreau.
13 July 2010 [13:55]

Azerbaijan, Belarus sign movie archives deal

The Azerbaijan State Film Fun and Belarus Archive of Cinema-Photo Documents have signed an agreement on cooperation.
12 July 2010 [10:45]

Azerbaijani pianist to perform in Greece

Famous Azerbaijani pianist Farhad Badalbeyli will give a concert in Greece this October.
12 July 2010 [10:16]

Azerbaijani designers to join Istanbul Fashion Week

Azerbaijani fashion designers will showcase their products at the Istanbul Fashion Week due to take place next month, according to the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs (Employers`) Organizations.
12 July 2010 [09:20]

UK's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to join Gabala Festival in Azerbaijan

United Kingdom's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will perform at this year's Gabala International Music Festival in Azerbaijan due to take place from 24th July until 6th August.
11 July 2010 [21:15]

Lost Today.Az interview with the "Best Karate fighter in the U.S." - PHOTOS

Lost, exclusive short interview, which was never before published in English, with a former karate champion, Hollywood star Keith Vitali. The interview was taken on 18th of August, 2009.
09 July 2010 [16:06]

World-renowned jazzman Al Jarreau to perform in Azerbaijan

World-renowned jazzman Al Jarreau will give a concert as part of a second international piano festival in Gabala, a city in the north of Azerbaijan, which kicks of late this month.
08 July 2010 [10:43]

Azerbaijani jazzman Isfar Sarabski gives concert in Vienna

Young Azerbaijani jazzman, winner of the 43rd Montreux Jazz Festival, gave a concert at the “Porgy & Bess“ jazz club in Vienna.
06 July 2010 [16:33]

Contest dedicated to study and propaganda of Azerbaijani National Leader's heritage completed

Art contest "Fenomen" organized by the Azerbaijani Youth and Sport Ministry jointly with the Organization of Integration of Azerbaijani Youth in Europe completed.
30 June 2010 [12:31]

Never before published poems of Azerbaijani poet will see the light...

A presentation of the book "Gem Karvani" ("Caravan of sorrow") by the Azerbaijani national poet Salim Sinedefter was held June 29.
24 June 2010 [18:15]

Baku to host electronic music festival

A small electronic music festival “HARD & FAST OPEN AIR MUSIC FEST” will be organized in Baku in early July.
23 June 2010 [15:43]

Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism announce film contest winners

The film contest announced by the Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism has wrapped up.
23 June 2010 [15:22]

Georgian artist exhibits works in Baku

Famous Georgian artist Rusidan Petriashvili has brought works that have never before been exhibited in Baku.
21 June 2010 [12:03]

Tara Mcdonald reveals her feelings for Baku, Alim Gasimov and the upcoming concert

British singer Tara Mcdonald is prepared to give a concert in Baku for the first time by the end of June.
19 June 2010 [09:30]

Notre Dame de Paris musical staged in Baku

A premiere of Notre Dame de Paris musical based upon the novel by the French novelist Victor Hugo was held at Heydar Aliyev Palace on Friday.