November 4, 2008 Sexavet Mammedov 55th anniversary was celebrated in Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall. Commemoration evening «Azad bir qushdum» (I was a free bird) was organized.

The name of khananda Sexavet Mammedov is engraved with golden letters into the history of Azerbaijanian mugham.

During commemoration evening there were shown pieces of khananda performing, tesnifs, mughams and folk songs of Karabakh nightingale were represented. Every spectator was presented with two CD collections of Sexavet Mammedov: «Sexavetli mahnilar ve tesnifler» and «Sexavetli mugamlar».