A music ensemble called "Turan" was created at the initiative of our compatriot Telman Jalil, a member of the board of the Coordination Council of Azerbaijanis in America, who lives in New York.
Telman Jalil said that the main purpose of creating the ensemble is to introduce and promote Azerbaijani culture in the United States, to further strengthen the existing friendly relations between our countries.
As well as, the “Turan” ensemble intends to carry out an educational mission. The members of the ensemble will also organize classes for those interested in Azerbaijani folk music.
It should be note that, Honored Artist of Azerbaijan Telman Jalil is also the head of the Azerbaijan Cultural Center NY (ACCNY), which was founded in 2012 in New York.