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Cadenza Contemporary Orchestra has paid tribute to Khojaly
genocide victims. The concert took place at the International
Cadenza Orchestra performed Tahir Ibishov's music piece
Epitaph, Farhang Huseynov's Stabat Mater, Galib
Mammadov's String Quartet, Ayaz Gambarli's and Orxan
Gasimov's Solo for Violin and Piano as well as Azer
Hajiaskarli's work 613.1992 as part of the concert titled
'Yaddaş #2', Azernews reports
The most memorable moment of the evening was the Stabat Mater
premiere, written in 1998 on the texts of the Bible.
Twenty-five years later, this work was performed by the soloist
of the State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, Honored Artist
Tahir Ibishov's Epitaph was also favorably accepted by
In 1992, the town of Khojaly came under intense fire from the
towns of Khankandi and Askaran already occupied by the Armenian
Some 613 civilians, mostly women, and children were killed in
the massacre, and a total of 1,000 people were disabled.
Eight families were exterminated, 25 children lost both parents,
and 130 children lost one parent.
Moreover, 1,275 innocent people were taken hostage, and the fate
of 150 of them remains unknown.
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