23 September 2015
On September 23, Oleg Pokhanovski, a well-known Russian violinist and winner of international competitions who was visiting Baku for the VII International Music Festival Dedicated to Uzeyir Hajibeyli’s 130th Birthday, visited Khazar University and performed a concert in the university’s Chamber and Organ Music Hall with pianist Associate Professor Zulfiyya Sadigova, Head of the Department of Music and Fine Arts.
The concert included the works of Azerbaijani and world composers. At the end of the event Oleg Pokhanovski made a speech stating his amazement at the organization of the festival and the hospitality he met in Baku. He also noted that he plans to include Azerbaijani works in his own repertoire.
Professor Hamlet Isaxanli, the founder of Khazar University and Chairman of its Board of Directors and Trustees, also participated in the event.