On December 18, Arno Babajanyan Concert Hall hosted concluding Lesson Concert of
the “School- Philharmonie” program. Folk instruments ensemble of Armenia
(Artistic Director and Conductor, Professor Norayr Davtyan-Honored Artist of
Armenia) performed during the event. The concert featured works by Sayat-Nova,
Aram Khachaturian, Grigor Hakhinyan, Khachatur Avetisyan and others. At the end
of the concert, the directors of schools received letters of appreciation for
their cooperation. The final lesson-concert was attended by the RA Deputy
Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport Araik Khzmalyan, school
principals, schoolchildren, the press office of the Ministry reports.
Regional School Philharmonie program officially started today in Gyumri.
School Philharmonie held under the patronage of the Ministry of Education,
Science, Culture and Sport of Armenia. During the academic year, every Friday
classical and traditional music is provided to the schoolchildren through
class-concerts at Arno Babajanyan Concert Hall. Famous musicians and
musicologists present the biographies and works by renowned composers, explain
the significance of musical instruments, their history, as well as the symbolism
of Armenian dance.