President Ilham Aliyev opens Gara Garayev music school (PHOTO)
Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept. 19 / Trend /
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today inaugurated the music school №8 named after Gara Garayev after reconstruction in Baku.
The Head of State was warmly welcomed by staff of the school.
The Azerbaijani President cut a ribbon symbolizing the opening of the music school, and then toured it.
Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev informed the President about the reconstruction of the facility, which started in May, 2010.
President Ilham Aliyev familiarized himself with the school`s museum.
Photo gallery reflecting contribution of national leader Heydar Aliyev, President Ilham Aliyev and Azerbaijan`s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador, MP Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva to development of national music in Azerbaijan, as well as creative successes of prominent composer Gara Garayev was set up in the school.
The foyer of the facility has a bas-relief of the prominent composer.
The Azerbaijani leader saw medical room, canteen, hall for exams and classrooms.
The Head of State viewed photo stands reflecting the previous and present look of the school`s building.
President Ilham Aliyev listened to performance of the school`s students.
The President praised the work done here.