Azerbaijani artist to perform in Savonlinna Opera Festival

Honorary Artist of Azerbaijan Elchin Azizov will perform in the Savonlinna Opera Festival in Finland.

Born in Baku, Elchin Azizov graduated from the Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Art with the profession of film director.

In August 2005, he enrolled at the Summer Academy of the Mozarteum University (Salzburg, Richard Miller’s class), from 2006-2007, he studied with Alessandro Misciasci. In 2005-2007, he did a special course at the Opera studio attached to the Baku Academy of Music where he studied under the direction of Azad Aliev.

Savonlinna Opera Festival is held annually in the city of Savonlinna in Finland. The Festival takes place at the medieval Olavinlinna built in 1475. The castle is located amid spectacular lake scenery.

Source: AZERTAC