Summer 2002 (10.2)
Sponsors Basketball Team and CD
In October 2001, Devon and transportation
company NTD Service became the sponsors of a new Azerbaijani
basketball team, known as the Devon NTD Service. The companies'
financial support helps to pay for the team's uniforms, shoes,
athletic equipment and sports hall rental.
In a recent semifinal at Azerbaijan's basketball championship,
Devon NTD Service won all nine of its tournament games. The team
will go on to play in the final round of Azerbaijan's championship,
to be held in June 2002. Also competing will be Western University,
Khazar University, Azal, Ganjlik-Az TU and AUB.
Devon has also sponsored the production of a two-CD set of compositions
by Vagif Gerayzadeh (1961- ). The album, which was released in
May 2002, includes selections such as "Oriental Jazz",
"The Legend of Azerbaijan" and "The Old Yard".
It features performances by various popular Azerbaijani singers,
including Alim Gasimov, Aygun Kasimova, Manana and Brilliant
Above: Devon sponsored a two-CD set of songs
written by Azerbaijani composer Vagif Gerayzadeh. Performers
include Alim Gasimov, Aygun Kasimova, Manana and Brilliant Dadashova.
Back to Index
AI 10.2 (Summer 2002)
| AI Store | Contact us
Other Web sites
created by Azerbaijan International
AZgallery.org | AZERI.org | HAJIBEYOV.com