An event dedicated to the 110th anniversary of Azerbaijani composer Asaf Zeynally was held in secondary school named after V.Gromakovsky in Derbend on April 22. The jubilee night was held with the support of the National-Cultural Autonomy of Azerbaijanis in Derbend. Representatives of the city administration, culture and public organizations attended the event.
Telman Tahirli, the chairman of the National-Cultural Autonomy of Azerbaijanis, briefed the participants about the life and creativity of the composer.
A documentary film about prominent composer was demonstrated during the interesting jubilee event organized by Azerbaijani language teacher Aida Huseynova and pupils. The event featured performance of works by Azerbaijani composer.
Telman Tahirli, the chairman of the National-Cultural Autonomy of Azerbaijanis, thanked Aida Huseynova, Azerbaijani language teacher and school pupil Nazrin Abasova, for their contribution to the development of Azerbaijani culture, language, poetry and on the occasion of 110th anniversary of Asaf Zeynally, and thanked them on behalf of the organization.