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Participants

Irina RodilesEmil Ibrahim & Friends
Sevda AlekperzadeShahin Novrasli
Rafig Velimetov GroupEmil Mammadov

from June 22

The next, the third in a row Baku International Jazz Festival was held from the 7th of June 2007 to the 14th. As in the past years the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan, the Ministry of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan, Friends of Azerbaijan Culture Foundation and Baku Jazz Center were the organizers of the Festival...>>>

Participants

ZJAZZ Quartet (USA)

ZJAZZ Quartet

http://www.myspace.com/zjazz

Zulfugar Baghirov - sax
Janelle Gil - piano
Gavin Fallow- bass
Marty Morrison - drums

Zulfugar Baghirov was born in musicians family, in 1973, Baku, Azerbaijan. He started his music lessons at five years old with Violin and after six years playing it he changed his instrument to Clarinet. While he was a student at Istanbul State University Conservatory Zulf was very interested in caz music. During his school years Zulf goes to Italy to attend Berklee School at Umbria Clinics and after graduating from Conservatory Zulf decided to take it further and attend to Berklee College of Music, Boston, as a scholarship student. His private teachers at Berklee were Bill Pierce, Harry Skoler, George Garzone and Jim Odgren. During his studies at Berklee he received another prestigious scholarship named by Joe Viola. This award was given by woodwind department for outstanding achievement in musicianship. Also he was a winner in competition to play a concert on the EXPO 2001 at the Hynes Convention Center with his duo, THE NEWBURY DUO, as Berklee student with Ulkem Ozsezen. After graduation May 2003 he moved to Washington DC. He performed at local top caz clubs such as Twins Caz and Lounge, Ellingtons on Eight, HR-57, Utopia and many others. Zulf has recorded several caz cds as a leader and a sideman. He has recorded with his duo THE NEWBURY DUO, his own solo recording "The Voice of Darkness" and "The Voice of Darkness II", with Berklee Alumni drummer Gregg Brennans "Shrill Life Sextet", with Berklee Alumni guitarist David Potaux-Razels quintet live "Tales From Stone Age" and studio recording of "Tales From Stone Age" with special guest George Garzone, with Berklee Alumni pianist Misha Tarasov duo "Static", a project with guitarist Erkan Ogur at Kalan Music Studio, and many live performance recordings in US and abroad.

Time Date Place Price, AZN
11:00 June 9 Baku Jazz Center
Master-class
 
21:00 June 9 Green Theatre 10-20