FULL Concert dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Baku Musical Academy Moscow 2021
Information on the Performance
- Work Title: Concert dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Baku Musical Academy
- Composer: various
- Libretto: various
- Venue & Opera Company: Moscow Conservatory, Russia
- Recorded: November 17, 2021
- Type: Concert Live
- Singers: Samir Jafarov, Alim Gasimov, Ilham Nazarov, Farghana Gasimova
- Conductor: Yalchin Adigozalov, Murtuza Bulbul, Fuad Ibragimov
- Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra
- Stage Director:
- Costume Designer:
Information about the Recording
- Published by: RNOtv
- Date Published: 2021
- Format: Streaming
- Quality Video: 4 Audio:4
- Subtitles: nosubs
- Video Recording from: YouTube     FULL VIDEO
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THIS PERFORMANCE
Baku Music Academy (BMA), which has played an invaluable role in the development of the musical culture and education in Azerbaijan, has passed a glorious and significant historical path.
BMA was founded thanks to the efforts of the great Uzeyir Hajibayli on August 26, 1920 and became a school of skill for highly qualified personnel.
At the initial stage, prominent figures of Russian musical culture invited by Uzeyir Hajibayli made an important contribution to the education of national cadres and the development of Azerbaijan’s performing school.
Nowadays, Baku Music is considered the leading higher music educational institution in Azerbaijan.
The Academy has a music school named after A. Bulbul, Music School-Studio,Opera Studio as well as two scientific laboratories.
Many talented graduates of Baku Music Academy are successfully representing Azerbaijan at international area.
This year Baku Music Academy (BMA) turns 100 years.
Baku Music Academy has celebrated its centenary at Moscow State Conservatory.
The concert program included works by the classics of Azerbaijani music Uzeyir Hajibayli, Gara Garayev, Fikrat Amirov, Niyazi, as well as Western European and Russian composers performed by the Russian National Orchestra under the direction of Mikhail Pletnev.
The evening was opened by the great Uzeyir Hajibayli’s overture from “Koroghlu”.
The concert program ended with the finale of the oratorio “Karabakh Shikestesi” performed by Alim Gasimov and Farghana Gasimova under the baton of Yalchin Adigozalov.