Azerbaijani cellist to perform in London

23 June 2017 16:50 (UTC+04:00)

By Laman Ismayilova

Azerbaijani cellist Jamal Aliyev will give a concert at St Mary's Church, London, on July 23.

Jamal Aliyev performs both as a solo artist, and a chamber musician in Europe and Asia.

He has recorded his debut CD with the Champs Hill label and has been performing as a solo cellist and a chamber musician in prestigious major venues around the world.

The musician won numerous competitions and performed on BBC Radio 3, Medici TV and London Live TV on many occasions, including his solo performance with the BBC Concert Orchestra where he gave his debut live broadcast at the Menuhin Hall.

In March, cellist Jamal Aliyev became the winner of the third Arts Club – Sir Karl Jenkins Music Award.

The 23-year-old cellist got a chance to record a piece from his competition repertoire and a short work specially composed by Sir Karl Jenkins in a London studio.

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