"Great Composer Uzeyir Hajibeyov"
oil on canvas, 125x85 sm.
it's a portrait of the famous Azerbaijani composer and the founder of the Azeri classical music, national opera, national anthem, and many famous operas Uzeyir Hajibeyov. I portrayed him sitting behind his piano, as in the art work attracts the attention of the Karabakh carpet. This art work is devoting the 125 anniversary jubilee of great composer I want to note that Uzeyir Hajibeyov was born in Karabakh, the land of famous poets and writers, artists, composers and performers. He was born on the 18th of September, 1885, inAzerbaijan district Shusha region in the family of copyist. His childhood and youth were spent in one of the most beautiful nooks of Azerbaijan, in ancient town of Shusha.