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.
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Phonograph 17.02.2018


The concert series dedicated to the 85th anniversary of composer Penderecki were launched in Armenia. The festival opening was signaled by the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia and violin Martha Kovalcek.
The second concert of Penderecki Festival took place in Komitas Chamber Music House.  Hover State Chamber Choir was on the stage.
On February 16, the chamber compositions of Penderecki were heard in Komitas Museum-Institute.  
Young violin Diana Adamyan performed with the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia.
Concert program “Chzhan Hayou Plays Motzart” in Komitas Museum-Institute. 

 

Phonograph 31.03.2018


Unforgettable hits of 80s performed by Thomas Anders and Modern Talking Band.
Six musicians on the background of city: the author and director of the film Tatyana Danielyants is in Yerevan. 
Tatul Altunyan Song and Dance State Ensemble in Istanbul.
 

 

Phonograph 14.04.2018


Talk-discussion on “Komitas Heritage”: what can and cannot be be heard in Komitas Museum-Institute. Mher Navoyan explains the decision of the scientific board. 
Innovation acoustic lab in Komitas State Conservatory.
Concert of Tamara Gverdtsiteli in Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall.
 

 

Phonograph 07.04.2018


Only 5 of 20 awards of “Tsitsernak (Sparrow)” went to classic music.
Spanish musicians and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia celebrated the Mothers Day.
The first concerts of the State Symphonic Orchestra of Armenia was in Germany - in Elbphilharmonie. 
Member of the Composers and Music Critics Union of Armenia, composer Martun Israyelyan is 80.
32 years out of 50 belonged to the stage. On April 3, Merited Artist of Armenia Aram Gevorgyan - Aramo, celebrated his 50th anniversary with his old and new songs.
 

 

Phonograph 24.02.2018


At the closing concert of Penderecki Festival, the most renowned composition of the composer “Seven Gates of Jerusalem” was performed for the first time in Armenia.
Individual and group training courses were organized for the brass instrument player students of several music schools in Yerevan. 
Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 and "Coffee Cantata" performed after 20 years’ break.
Presentation of the yearbook “Komitas and Traditional Music Culture” in ՝ Komitas Museum-Institure.
 

 

Phonograph 03.03.2018


Pier Carlo Orizio, Luca Ranieri: the guest of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra.
Concert of National Academic Choir of Armenia dedicated to the centenary of Sardarapat Heroic Battle։
 Thousand and One Song in Komitas Museum-Institute.
“Willy Weiner & Friends” at Chamber Music House։
Medea Abrahamyan is 85 years old: the monograph dedicated to the famous cellist was presented at her jubilee ceremony.
 

 

Phonograph 24.03.2018


We all speak one and the same language - the language of music. If we come unite one day, we can create the largest party ever. Renowned Jewish conductor Lior Shambadal arrived to Armenia. He was hosted by “Phonograph”.
This year's concert series of “Akunq” Ethnographic Ensemble  has launched.
Christopher Stanbridge arrived in Naregatsi Art Union to deliver harpsichord master classes and to have a concert. 
 

 

Phonograph 17.03.2018


Famous Polish conductor, winner of Grammy, Emmy awards, Canne’s Classical Award Antoni Wit arrived in Armenia for the first time. The legendary conductor was hosted in the pavilion of “Phonograph”.
Classic music - for life.
Phenomenal pedagogue whom several generations of first-class musicians owe their emergence.  The gift of the student of Vache Umr-shat to the teacher.
Mher Navoyan delivered a presentation on the musical-ritual manuscripts of the Armenian Church and the manners of performing Armenian spiritual songs.
 

 

Phonograph 10.03.2018


Symphonic Orchestra of Opera and Ballet Theatre, opera singers from abroad, masterpieces of opera repertoire within the framework of Marine Deinyan's jubilee evening.
Sofia Vardanyan: talented young violinist's concert with the National Symphony Orchestra.
The 9th Armenian Composers' Art Festival was held in Yerevan on March 5-9, dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the founder of the modern Armenian composer school Grigor Yeghiazaryan. 
The "Thousand and One Song" educational program was held at Komitas Museum-Institute, during which the participants learned how to make labor songs of women. 
 

 

Phonograph 10.02.2018


Tigran Mansurian's Requiem nominated for International Classic Music Awards. 
On February 5 Flora Martirosyan would turn 60. 
The Lebanese Armenian soprano singer Shoghig Torossian's performance with the State Symphonic Orchestra of Armenia..  
Aram Khachaturian State String Quartet in the countries which are in war situation. 
Alternative Music Education in “Nexus” Art Center. 
 

 

Phonograph 27.01.2018


The history of A. Spendiaryan Opera and Ballet Theatre in one book. 
Survived songs: what songs are sang in various communities of Armenia, how can these be saved from oblivion?
How is the cartoon music created: Armenian and foreign experience.
Martin Ulikhanyan: Composer writing soundtracks.
 

Phonograph 03.02.2018


New concert series of the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra was launched with a concert of invited artists: the stage was hosted by James Peng Liu and Katharina Treutler.
Favorite compositions of Alexey Hekimyan performed by Vakhtang Kikabidze, Nani Bregvadze and Armenian singers.
 Meeting with Gata Band.
Art Development Center “Kayt” invites to learn traditional Armenian dances.