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Art exhibition opened as part of International Jazz Festival in Baku

23-10-2017 | 09:11        

  

Two art exhibitions opened as part of the International Jazz Festival in Baku. The exhibition brought together more than 60 works by pupils.

The Baku Jazz Festival is a forum and musical festival including education (seminars, master classes), competition ("Best Jazz Performer"), a "Kids jazz day", art and photo exhibitions, jam sessions and jazz concerts with the participation of best performers of the world of jazz.

The festival has become a member of the Europe Jazz Network, which bring together 115 members from 34 countries.

The revival of jazz in the Land of Fire started in 1960s, thanks to the active efforts of great national composers such as Gara Garayev, Tofig Guliyev, Rauf Hajiyev and Niyazi.

The Azerbaijani jazz performers are winners of many international jazz festivals and competitions.