2019-09-02
Scientific and cultural conference and concerts are to be held in Berlin on the occasion of the 650th Anniversary of Imadaddin Nasimi, Great Poet of Azerbaijan

The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, H.E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev signed an order on the occasion of the 650th Anniversary of great Azerbaijani poet Imadaddin Nasimi. Taking into consideration the 650th Anniversary of the great poet the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, H.E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev declared 2019 a Year of Nasimi. Following events are to be held in Germany for implementation of the abovementioned orders, as well as preservation and promotion of the Nasimi heritage.

The concert on the occasion of the 650th Anniversary of Imadaddin Nasimi, great Azerbaijani poet, will be held in Berlin on September 11-12. Works of the national artist of Azerbaijan, compositor and UNESCO Artist for Peace Mrs. Firangiz Alizada and other Azerbaijani composers will be performed at the concert. Nasimi Ensemble and Mugham singer Mr.Teyyub Aslanov will perform at the concert. The role of Nasimi will be performed by Anar Mikayilov, soloist of the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre.

Scientific-cultural conference on the 650th anniversary of Imadaddin Nasimi, co-organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Federal Republic of Germany, the National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO and the Chair of Azerbaijan History at the Humboldt University of Berlin, will be held on Sep. 23 in Berlin. The works of Imadaddin Nasimi, one of the first and most important members of the classic poetry and philosophy of Azerbaijan will be reviewed and discussed at the conference.

On the same day, "Karabakh" Mugham Group will perform with a concert program devoted to the 650th anniversary of the great Azerbaijani poet Imadaddin Nasimi and the 25th anniversary of the National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO.