This weekly news coverage gives an opportunity to keep up with the most notable musical events of the last week.
Festivals and guest performances, memorable dates and anniversaries, presentations, conferences, creative meeting, as well as performances by world known musicians in Armenia. All these events are reflected in “Phonograph” on regular basis.
“International News Feed” section of the TV series presents important musical events happening in the world.
 
Frequency: Every Saturday, at 20:00 and 22:30
Rerun: Sunday, at 08:00 and 17:00

Phonograph 20.01.2018


Hovhannes Chekijian - National Hero of Armenia.
“Survival songs: from west to east”: a collage of stories and songs from different communities in Armenia. 
Sargis Bazhbeuk-Melikyan won in the 4th contest of international Christmas singers of Minsk.
Victories of vocal ensemble “Nairyan” over 2017. 
Aroutiunian Woodwind-Piano Quartet in A.  Khachaturian House within the scope of “Musical Thursday at Khachaturian’s house” program. 
 

Phonograph 11.11.2017


Gaetano Donizetti’s opera “Poliuto” returned to Alexander Spendiaryan Opera and Ballet Theatre.
4th festival of modern Armenian music finalized.
Little Singers of Armenia in Israel to participate in Abu Gosh Festival. 
200Th anniversary of Hovhannes Ayvazovski was celebrated in the RA National Academy of Science.
 
 

 

Phonograph 30.09.2017


National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia and Borodin String Quartet celebrated 70th anniversary of well-known Armenian violin Ruben Aharonyan.
Russian violin Alexander Knyazev in Armenia. 
Cello Suren Bagratuni and flute Massimo Mercelli congratulated the Independence Day of the Republic of Armenia with their performances.
Hover State Chamber Choir is 25 years old.
Annual Festival of Folk Song-Dance “Gutan” kicked off.
 

 

Phonograph 02.12.2017


One of the masterpieces - 13th Symphony of Dmitri Shostakovich performed by the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia and invited bass Vladimir Baykov.
National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia returned from concerts held in Germany and Spain recently. 
“If the kings, ourdays’ managers took up art deeply, perhaps there would be less cruelty, war in the world”:
Kingly concert interpreted by Daniel Yerazhisht (the Musician).
Japanese Drum concert in Hovhannes Abelyan State Drama Theatre. 
 

 

Phonograph 07.10.2017


Cello Suren Bagratuni and flute Massimo Mercelli congratulated the Independance Day of the Republic of Armenia with their performances. 
The series of concerts “Classical Armenian Poetry in Tigran Mansuryan's Music” took place in Vanadzor and Artik. 
On the literature designed for music and art schools and its authors.
“Piano Battle” by Paul Cibis, Andreas Kern and National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia. 
 

 

Phonograph 28.10.2017


JazzFest 2017 launched with the concert of Marcus Miller. 
Joint concert of National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia and violin Barnabas Kelemen heralded the end of 11th International Music Festival of Yerevan. 
By the efforts of “Cultural Renaissance” Foundation the works of Komitas, Makar Yekmalyan and Nikoghayos Tashchian were published.
Stepan Shakaryan is 82: meeting with beloved artist.
 

 

Phonograph 25.11.2017


National Radio's Pop-Symphonic Orchestra of Armenia and its Artistic Director celebrate birthday. 
Pavilion of Phonograph hosts conductor, composer Yervand Yerznkyan. 
One-act ballet performance “Chopeneana” - in Spendiaryan Opera and Ballet Theatre.  
Rock music accompanied with duduk. Famous American VIZA rock band and vocalist Sebou in Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concert Complex.
“The biggest wealth of Armenia are Armenians”: a concert was organized to commemorate 75th anniversary of the hero of Artsakh war Leonid Azgaldyan.  
Honoring night dedicated to the 85th anniversary of cello Medea Abrahamyan.

 

Phonograph 21.10.2017


Richard Galliano in Yerevan: we attended the rehearsals of the famous musician.
Renown bandoneon player Richard Galliano hosted in the pavilion of Phonograph. 
Armenian premiere of Serj Tankian's Orca No1 Symphony.
Hartmut Rohde, viola and Clara-Jumi Kang, violin - guests of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia.
Nikolay Madoyan - violin player who broke the Indian record-holder and the new record winner.

 

Phonograph 18.11.2017


Violin Marc Bouchkov was the guest of Aram Khachaturian 5th International Contest.
Vahagn Papoyan: One, whose key objective in his life is to make his beloved music available and understandable to everyone.  
The concert of Artak Kirakosyan - credit to all his supporters.
To mark the jubilee of Arus Gulanyan several more awards were added to her present awards and medals: the beloved singer turned 60.
 

 

Phonograph 14.10.2017


John Malkovich and State Youth Orchestra of Armenia. Narekatsi “Book of Lamentations”, Ernesto Sabato “On Heroes and Tombs”.  
France-based piano Elisso Bolkvadze: concert in Yerevan with Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia. 
Tango Week in Yerevan, October 9-14: bandoneon player Pablo Mainetti, Jorge Mendoza and Cecilia Masse in Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall.
Open-air tango concert, tango show accompanied by bandoneon, and master class open for everyone. 
  
 

 

Phonograph 09.12.2017


Jubilee concert dedicated to the 80th anniversary of State National Academic Choir of Armenia.
Premiere of Vahan Artsruni's “Mashtots-Komitas” concert project.
“Still 24 years old...”: ». Last concert of the concert series of Little Singers of Armenia,
Irina Slutskaya delivered master class for Armenian figure skaters.
Naghash Ensemble arrive in Armenia to attend 5th International Aram Khachaturian Festival.  
 

 

Phonograph 20.05.2017


A. Harutyunyan's "Sayat-Nova" opera has returned to the Opera and Ballet Theatre.
Young pianist Alexander Malofeyev was the guest of the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra.
"Art Cinema" Ensemble dedicated its concert to the 85th anniversary of the Armenian Composers' Union.