The 25th Anniversary of TURKSOY will be celebrated with various events in Azerbaijan

The 25th Anniversary of TURKSOY will be celebrated with various events in Azerbaijan

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Within the framework of the 25th Anniversary of TURKSOY, various events will take place in Azerbaijan.

On the occasion of its 25th anniversary, the International Organization of Turkic Culture which has been carrying out activities to foster cultural integration among Turkic peoples, explore their common culture and transmit it to future generations and promote it worldwide since its establishment will hold a concert in Baku on June 29th, 2018. The concert which will take place under the motto "Pearls of the Turkic World" will feature artists of the Turkic World from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkey, Bashkortostan (RF) and Tyva (RF) who will be performing selected works by composers of the Turkic World.

The concert will be followed by  a conference organized in cooperation of TURKSOY with the TURKSOY Department of the Association of Research on Pedagogical Sciences of the State University of Pedagogical Studies of Azerbaijan. The afore-mentioned conference entitled "Fourth International Conference on Pedagogical and Social Sciences in Turkic States will take place on  June 30th, 2018.  

The Closing Ceremony of the 9th International Silkroad Festival of Music to be held in Sheki, Azerbaijan  between June 27th- July 1st, 2018 will feature a concert dedicated to the 25th Anniversary of TURKSOY which will take place with the contribution of artists of the Turkic World. 

Within the framework of activities held in Azerbaijan with the support of  TURKSOY, the National Dance Award of TURKSOY  will be handed over to its winner at the Second International Dance Competition named after the famous Azerbaijani dancer Gamer Almaszade which will feature performances of 39 dancers from Azerbaijan, the USA, Bulgaria, Spain, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkey and  Ukraine.