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Artistic director of the concert, opera singer Lyubov Kazarnavskaya, speaks to reporters in Yerevan (Source: Photolure)

Giuseppe Verdi’s ‘Requiem’ to be Performed in Stepanakert

Giuseppe Verdi’s ‘Requiem’ to be Performed in Stepanakert

In memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide and those lost in the Artsakh War, Giuseppe Verdi’s ‘Requiem’ will be performed in Stepanakert’s Revival Square on September 1, 2015, in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.

Cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan

Tchaikovsky Gold Medal Winner Cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan plays at the Hollywood Bowl

On July 9, 2015 Mr. Narek Hakhnazaryan, who was awarded a Gold Medal at the 2011 XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition, the most prestigious Prize given to a cellist, played Tchaikovsky’s Rococo Variations, Tchaikovsky’s complex cello composition, with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra with Lionel Bringuier, Conductor, at the Hollywood Bowl.

Hayk Mkhoyan at a press conference.

Armenia Wins Gold at Folk Music Festival

SOFIA, Bulgaria—Armenian singer Hayk Mkhoyan has returned with golden medals from the 6th Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore, also known as “Euro Folk 2015,” held in Bulgaria from May 7 to 17. The festival featured participants from about 60 countries. Mkhoyan was conferred an award in the “Individual Performance” category after he impressed the jury