Today Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates its 95th anniversary.
It was founded on this day in 1924.
95 years ago, on December 10 with the initiative of renowned Armenian composer
Alexander Spendiaryan, 18 musicians gave the first orchestral concert. Later,
conductor Arshak Adamyan and Alexander Spendiaryan created symphony orchestra
from students and teachers of Yerevan Conservatory. The first concert of the new
staff took place on March 23 in 1925.
The ANPO is a national center of professional orchestral music in Armenia. Along
with the works of Armenian and foreign composers the ANPO is committed to
supporting the performances of new orchestral works, making the programs more
attractive and interesting for regular visitors, connoisseurs, tourists and
young people. The ANPO tours regularly and serves as an Ambassador of the
Armenian music worldwide.
Armenian National Music team congratulates ANPO staff and wishes endless
creative energy and inspiration.