Hajibaba Huseynov

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Hajibaba Huseynov
Birth name Hajibaba Hussein-Ali oglu Huseynov
Born (1919-03-19)19 March 1919
Baku, Azerbaijan Democratic Republic
Origin Baku, Azerbaijan
Died 24 October 1993(1993-10-24) (aged 74)
Baku, Azerbaijan
Genres Mugham
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Singing, Daf
Years active 1938–93
Associated acts Alim Qasimov, Aghakhan Abdullayev, Gadir Rustamov

Hajibaba Hussein-Ali oglu Huseynov (Azerbaijani: Hacıbaba Hüseynəli oğlu Hüseynov; 19 March 1919 – 24 October 1993) was a famous Azeri mugham singer[1] and teacher.[2] He received the title of National Artist of Azerbaijan in 1991.[3] He was credited as a key figure in the popularization of mugham, and developing talented mugham khanandas such as Alim Qasimov, Aghakhan Abdullayev and Gadir Rustamov.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Azerbaijan International. 2 (2): 26. Spring 1994. ISSN 1075-086X.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ Naroditskaya, Inna (2002). Song from the land of fire: continuity and change in Azerbaijanian mugham. Routledge. p. 120. ISBN 978-0-415-94021-4. 
  3. ^ "Khanendes (singers)". Mugam Radio. Archived from the original on 15 January 2010. Retrieved 27 August 2010. 
  4. ^ "Alim Qasımovun səsində problem yaranıb: "Almaniyada dəqiq diaqnoz qoydular"". www.azadliq.org (in Azerbaijani). Retrieved 10 August 2014.