Concert dedicated to Komits 150 anniversary will take place in Paris, at UNESCO
The evening features The National Chamber Orchestra of Armenia (Artistic
director and conductor: Robert Mlkeyan), Nvard Aloyan (piano), Sofia Sayadyan
(soprano), Razmik Baghdasaryan (tenor), Vrezh Gharibyan (tenor), Armen Grigoryan
(bass), Hovhannes Grigoryan (baritone), Mavr Mkrtchyan (baritone), Ashkhen
Tadevosyan (mezzo-soprano). The concert program includes exacts from liturgy, as
well as songs of pilgrimage, wedding songs, etc.
On the 20th of October, the day of death of Komitas, the same choir will have a
sacred music concert at Saint John the Baptist church. The delegation headed by
Minister of Education, science, culture and sport Arayik Harutyunyan will
participate in this event.