Elmur Mikayilov (Musician) is one of the most acclaimed young Kamancha (Azeri ddle) players. He was born in the ancient city of Shamakhi, Azerbaijan. A graduate of Baku National Conservatory, Mikayilov started his music profession at the age of 19. He has been touring intensively nationally and internationally for the past twelve years. Mikayilov participated in numerous international festivals in Australia, America, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Spain, Italy, France, Greece, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Kirghizistan, Iran, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Turkmenistan, Netherlands, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Russia, Austria, Switzerland and others. Elnur’s speciality is in music of classical Mugham and Folklore but he has extensive experience working with music of the other styles such as symphonic and Jazz. He is the principal Kamancha player for several acclaimed Mugham Music Ensembles. He was featured as a soloist at the closing ceremony of 2015 Eurpean Games in Baku.