The farewell ceremony for People’s Artist Arif Malikov at the Baku Academy of Music has ended, ONA reports.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the farewell ceremony.
Composer Arif Malikov died today at the age of 86. He will be buried in the 1st Alley of Honor.
A farewell ceremony for People’s Artist Arif Malikov is being held at the Baku Academy of Music, ONA reports.
Head of Baku Executive Power Eldar Azizov, Culture Minister Abulfas Garayev, Deputy Minister of Education Firudin Gurbanov, Chairman of Azerbaijan Writers Union Anar Rzayev, as well as Arif Malikov’s friends, composers, cinema and theater figures, public figures and ordinary citizens are participating in the ceremony held at the Baku Academy of Music named after Uzeyir Hajibayov.
After the farewell ceremony, Arif Malikov will be buried in the 1st Alley of Honor.