A commemorative evening entitled "Happy Birthday, Maestro" dedicated to
composer, pianist Stepan Shakaryan will take place at Naregatsi Art Institute on
the 23rd of October.
Shakaryan was the author of more than 100 jazz compositions that have been
included in the repertoire of different Armenian jazz bands.
He arranged Armenian folk songs, giving them a unique jazz spirit. "From Bingyol
to Kansas City" has become the standard of the Armenian jazz.
His symphonies and concerts have been performed by numerous Armenian and foreign