Tours

2018 GERMANY

Date: November 28, at 20:00, 2018
Venue: Konzerthaus Berlin

Program
Khachaturian: Suite from the ballet “Spartacus”
– Variation of Aegina and Bacchanalia
– Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
– Dance of Gaditanae – Victory of Spartacus
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No.5

Soloist: Sergey Khachatryan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2017 SPAIN, GERMANY

Date: November 13, at 20:00, 2017
Venue: Sala Mozart del Auditorio de Zaragoza

Program
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto in D minor
Sհostakovich: Symphony No.10

Soloist: Sophia Jaffe, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 15, at 20:00, 2017
Venue: Auditorio Palacio de Congresos Príncipe Felipe de Oviedo

Program
Mussorgsky: Night on the Bald Mountain
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto in D minor
Borodin: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Sophia Jaffe, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 16, at 20:30, 2017
Venue: Palacio de Festivales de Cantabria

Program
Mussorgsky: Night on the Bald Mountain
Glazunov: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.82 
Shostakovich: Symphony No.10

Soloist: Sophia Jaffe, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 25, at 20:00, 2017 
Venue: Jenaer Philharmonie, Volkshaus Jena

Joint concert of the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra and Jenaer Philharmonie

Program
Tchaikovsky: “Romeo and Juliet” Overture (Jenaer Philharmonie)
Mirzoyan: Symphony for strings and timpani (ANPO)
Shostakovich: Symphony No.10 (JP & ANPO)

Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2016 RUSSIA, ST. PETERSBURG

Date: July 12, at 19:00, 2016
Venue: Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg

Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra in the frames of XXIV Music Festival “STARS OF THE WHITE NIGHTS”

Concert is dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the ANPO

Program
Aram Khachaturian: Violin Concerto in D Minor
Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2015 POLAND, GERMANY

Date: November 29, 18:00, 2015
Venue: Sala Koncertowa, Warsaw, Poland

Program
Rimsky-Korsakov: Spanish Capriccio 
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto 
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.1

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: December 2, at 20:00, 2015
Venue: BASF-Feierabendhaus, Ludwigshafen, Germany

Program
Khachaturian: “Spartacus” Suite
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Sophie Pacini, piano (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: December 3, at 20:00, 2015
Venue: BASF-Feierabendhaus, Ludwigshafen, Germany

Program
Khachaturian: “Spartacus” Suite
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Sophie Pacini, piano (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2015 LEBANON

Date: August 8, at 20:30, 2015
Venue: Beiteddine Palace, Lebanon

A Concert dedicated to the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide

Program
Khachaturian: Spartacus Ballet Suites

Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major
Soloist: Sergey Khachatryan, violin

Mozart: Requiem in D minor
Soloists
Irina Zakyan, soprano
Berj Karazian, tenor
Narine Ananikyan, mezzo soprano
Sargis Bazhbeuk-Melikyan, baritone

Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra
Armenian State Chamber Choir
Hover State Chamber Choir

Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2015 USA, MEXICO

Date: May 8, at 20:00, 2015
Venue: Washington DC, Strathmore Hall

Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

Program

Part 1

Various Armenian Program
Groong
Onnik Dinkjian, oud
Ara Kinkjian, oud
David Gevorkian, duduk

Hover Chamber Choir
1) Komitas: Lusnake los i, babo (The moon is bright, grandpa)
Lusnakn anush (Sweet Moon)
Hoy, im nazani yare (Hoy, My Graceful Sweetheart)

2) Komitas: Kali yerg (Labour song)
Soloist: Liparyt Avietisian

3) Armenian Traditional: Qele-qele (Come on, come on)

4) Komitas: Yel, yel (Come on, my bull)

Aram Khachaturian: Trio, Movements 1 and 2
Soloists
Ida Kavafian, violin
Narek Aroutyunian, clarinet
Sahan Arzruni, piano

Arno Babajanian: Trio (Finale)
Soloists
Levon Chilingirian, violin
Alexander Chaushian, cello
Sahan Arzruni, piano

Komitas song cycle
Soloist: Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano

With Serouj Khradjian (piano), Levon Chilingirian and Ara Gregorian (violins), Ida Kavafian (viola) and Alexander Chaushian (cello)

Part 2

Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Tigran Mansurian: Requiem
Domine Jesu Christe and Agnus Dei – (string ensemble, choir and soloists: Kim Sargsyan – baritone, Maria Sardaryan – soprano, Edgar Varosyan – tenor)

Arno Babajanian: Vocalise
Parsegh Ganatchian: Oror
Soloist: Hasmik Papian, soprano

Alan Hovhannes: Symphony No.9 St.Vartan (selected movements)

Aram Khachaturian: Suite from the Spartacus ballet
– Variation of Aegina and Bacchanalia 
– Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia 
– Dance of Gaditanae – Victory of Spartacus

At the final all musicians and singers perform Giligia medley arrangement by Ara Sarkissian

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Date: May 12, at 19:30, 2015
Venue: Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

A CONCERT OF REMEMBRANCE

Program:
Aram Khachaturian: Suite from the Spartacus ballet
– Variation of Aegina and Bacchanalia 
– Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia 
– Dance of Gaditanae – Victory of Spartacus

Tigran Mansurian: Violin Concerto

Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No.5

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: May 14, at 20:00, 2015
Venue: Mexico, Sala Nezahualcóyotl

Concert dedicated to the Centenary of the Armenian Genocide

Program
Aram Khachaturian: Suite from the Spartacus ballet
– Variation of Aegina and Bacchanalia 
– Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia 
– Dance of Gaditanae – Victory of Spartacus

Camille Saint-Saёns: Cello Concerto No.1 in a minor op.33

Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6

Soloist: Alexander Hülshoff, cello (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2015 SCANDINAVIAN COUNTRIES

Date: April 11, at 19:00, 2015
Venue: Finland: Tampere, Tampere Hall

Program
Khachaturian: “Spartacus” Suite No.1 & No.2
Szymanovski: Viloin Concerto No.1
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Isabelle Faust, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: April 12, at 19:30, 2015
Venue: Denmark: Copenhagen: DR Concert Hall

Program
Khachaturian: “Spartacus” Suite No.1 & No.2
Grieg: Piano Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Marianna Shirinyan, piano (Denmark)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: April 13, at 19:30, 2015
Venue: Denmark: Aalborg: Musikkens Hus

Program
Khachaturian: “Spartacus” Suite No.1 & No.2
Szymanovski: Viloin Concerto No.1
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Isabelle Faust, violin (Germany)
ConductorEduard Topchjan

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Date: April 14, at 20:00, 2015
Venue: Norway, Oslo, Cathedral 

Program
Khachaturian: “Spartacus” Suite No.1 & No.2
Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloists
Henning Kraggerud, violin (Norway)
Marianna Shirinyan, piano (Denmark)
Alexander Chaushian, cello (UK)

Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2014 AUSTRIA, GERMANY

Date: October 5, at 11:00, 2014
Venue: Linz, BRUCKNERHAUS, GROSSER SAAL

Program
A. Khachaturian: Suite No.1 from the ballet “Spartacus”
A. Khachaturian: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, in D minor 
D. Shostakovich: Symphony No.5, in D minor

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: October 6, at 19:30, 2014
Venue: Klagenfurt, Konzerthaus Klagenfurt

Program
Khachaturian: Suite No.1 from the ballet “Spartacus”
Shostakovich: Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No.1, op.77, a-moll
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6, op. 74, h-moll

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: October 10, at 19:30, 2014
Venue: Lübekke, Stadthalle Lübekke

Program
Mussorgsky: Night on a Bald Mountain
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.13
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Andreas Frölich, piano (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2014 ITALY

Date: August 26, at 21:45, 2014
Venue: Auditorium Intesa San Paolo D5

Program
Mussorgsky: Night on a Bald Mountain
Aram Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Rimsky-Korsakov: “Scheherazade”

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: August 27, at 21:00, 2014 
Venue: Citta di Castello: San Domenico Church 

Program
Mussorgsky: Night on a Bald Mountain
Aram Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Rimsky-Korsakov: “Scheherazade”

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: August 28, at 21:00, 2014
Venue: Merano: Kursaal 

Program
Aram Khachaturian: Suite No.1 from the ballet “Spartacus”
Mozart: Concerto for flute and harp
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 “Patethique”

Soloists
Massimo Mercelli, flute
Jana Boushkova, harp
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: August 30, at 21:00, 2014
Venue: Ravello, Belvedere di Villa Rufolo 

Program
Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Aram Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Rimsky-Korsakov: “Scheherazade”

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2010 GERMANY, SLOVAKIA

Date: November 28, 2010
Venue: Germany, Frankfurt, Alte Oper Concert Hall

Program
Khachaturian: Excerpts from the ballet “Spartacus”, Suite No.1
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”, “Polowitz dances”
Dvorak: Symphony No.9
Weber: Clarinet Concerto

Soloist: Sabine Grofmeier, clarinet (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 30, 2010
Venue: Slovakia, Bratislava, Reduta Concert Hall

Program
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Khachaturian: Excerpts from the ballet “Spartacus”, Suite No.1
Shostakovitch: Symphony No.5

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2008 JAPAN

Date: November 7, 2008, Tochigi
Venue: Tochigi Prefectural Culture Center 

Program
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Tchaikovsky: Violin concerto D-Dur, op.35
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 8, 2008, Niigata
Venue: Niigata City Performing Arts Center Ryutopia

Program
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 9, 2008, Niigata
Venue: Niigata Symphony Hall

Program
Khachaturian: Ballet suite “Gayane”
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 11, 2008, Shizuoka
Venue: Shizuoka Shimin Bunka Kaikan

Program
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 12, 2008, Aichi
Venue: Aichi Prefectural Art Theater Concert Hall

Program
Khachaturian: Ballet suite “Gayane”
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphonic suite “Sheherazade”
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2

Soloists 
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Hiroyo Imagawa, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 13, 2008, Hamamatsu
Venue: Actcity Hamamatsu

Program
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5

Soloists 
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Hiroyo Imagawa, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 14, 2008, Suginami
Venue: Suginami Koukaido

Program
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5

Soloists 
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Hiroyo Imagawa, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 15, 2008, Echizen-shi
Venue: Echizen-shi Bunka Center

Program
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5

Soloists 
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Hiroyo Imagawa, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 16, 2008, Takamatsu
Venue: Sunport Hall Takamatsu

Program
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 18, 2008, Seitoku
Venue: Seitoku University Kawanami Koujyun Memorial Hall

Program
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 19, 2008, Kōriyama
Venue: Kōriyama City Cultural Center

Program
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 20, 2008, Shinjuku
Venue: Shinjuku Bunka Center

Program
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5

Soloists 
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Hiroyo Imagawa, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 21, 2008, Musashino
Venue: Musashino Civic Cultural Center

Program
Khachaturian: Ballet suite “Gayane”
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphonic suite “Sheherazade”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 22, 2008, Tokyo
Venue: Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall

Program
Khachaturian: Ballet suite “Gayane”
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto D-Dur, op.35
Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphonic suite “Sheherazade”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: November 23, 2008, Tokyo
Venue: Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall

Program
Borodin: Opera “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Soloist: Catherine Manoukian, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2007 FRANCE

Date: February 6, 2007, Nice
Venue: Opéra de Nice

Program
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Anush Nikoghosyan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: February 8, 2007, Poirée / La Roche
Venue: Salle de la Martelle, Le Poiré sur Vie

Program
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Vardan Mamikonian, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: February 9 & 10, 2007, St. Etienne
Venue: Grand opéra théâtre Massenet and Jardin des Plantes

Program
Verdi: Les Vepres siciliennes: Overture
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Sergey Khachatryan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: February 11, 2007, Lyon
Venue: Auditorium de Lyon Maurice Ravel

Program
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Vahan Mardirossian, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: February 12, 2007, Valence
Venue: Le Bel Image, La comédie de Valence

Program
Verdi: Les Vepres siciliennes: Overture
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Vardan Mamikonian, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: February 13, 2007, Marseille
Venue: Auditorium du parc des expositions Chanot

Program
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Vahan Mardirossian, piano
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: February 14, 2007, Issy les Moulineaux
Venue: PACI / Palais des Arts et des Congres

Program
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Sergey Khachatryan, violin
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2006 GERMANY, SLOVAKIA, CZECH REPUBLIC

In autumn 2006 Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra (APO) participated in the 41st International Music Festival Mruavski Podzim (Muravian Autumn) held in Brno, Czech Republic. This is one of the most famous music festivals in Europe. The organizer of the concert was (ARS Koncert agency).

APO participated in three festivals (two in Czech Republic and one in Slovakia) and was included in the regular concert season program at Meistersingerhallen in Nuremberg, Germany.

In all festivals the performance of APO was very much appreciated. Particularly it was seen in the second part of the performance, where the orchestra played without a soloist. The public was applauding standing and calling APO for “bis”.

Date: September 29, 2006, PRAGUE
Venue: Dvorak Hall of Rudolfinum

The APO concert at Prague Autumn Musical Festival

Program
Khachaturian: Excerpts from the ballet “Spartacus”
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovski: Symphony No.6 “Pathetique”

Soloist: Sophia Jaffé, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

The public was very much impressed and called the orchestra for “bis”.

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Date: October 2, 2006, BRNO
Venue: Janackovo divadlo Hall

The second was Brno 41st International Music Festival Mruavski Podzim (Muravian Autumn) festival.

Program
Khachaturian: Excerpts from the ballet “Spartacus”
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No.6

Soloist: Sophia Jaffé, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

APO definitely surpassed all the expectations of the organizers and audience.

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Date: October 3, 2006, BRATISLAVA
Venue: Slovak Philharmonic Concert Hall

The Bratislava Music Festival is also with old traditions and was holding its 42nd event that year.

Program
Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No.1
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Sophia Jaffé, violin (Germany)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

The performance of APO was welcomed with ovations.

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Date: October 5, 2006, NUREMBERG

Program
Khachaturian: Excerpts from the ballet “Spartacus”
Bizet: Brilliant Fantasy on the theme of “Carmen”, for Saxophone and Orchestra by Francois Borne
Debussy: Rhapsody for Saxophone and Orchestra
Shostokovich: Symphony No.6

Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

2004 ISTANBUL, TURKEY

Date: October 15, 2004
Venue: Lutfi Kirdar Concert Hall, Istanbul, Turkey

Concert in celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Haikazian School Alumni Association

APO and State Academic Choir of Armenia

Program

A. Tigranian: Prologue to the opera “Anoush”

Partevian: Excerpts from Oratorio
Soloist: Karine Avetisyan, soprano

G. Hakhinian: Cantata “Sayat Nova”
Soloist: Zemfira Danielyan, soprano

G. Rossini Il Barbiere di Seviglia; “Concertanto”

C. Orff: “Finale”, Carmina Burana

G. F. Handel: Hallelujah chorus from “Messiah”

W. A. Mozart: “Dies Irae” from Requiem

G. Verdi: Chorus of the enslaved Jews: “Va, Pensiero” from the opera “Nabucco”

Ch. F. Gounod: Waltz Chorus (“Ainsi qui le brise”) from the opera “Faust”

Komitas: Excerpts from Patarag

T. Chukhajian: Excerpts from “Leblebigi”
Soloist: Rafael Melkonyan, tenor

E. Hovhannissian: Erebouni-Yerevan

Conductor: Ohannes Tchekidjian

2003 RUSSIA, UAE, CYPRUS

Date: January 17, 2003
Venue: New Stage of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, Moscow, Russia

Concert dedicated to the 100th Jubilee of Aram Khachaturian

Program
Khachaturian: Suite from the Ballet “Gayaneh
Khachaturian: Suite from the Ballet “Spartacus”

Conductors
Eduard Topchjan
Vladimir Spivakov

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Date: January 26, 2003
Venue: The Jumeirah Beach, Dubai, UAE

Celebrating the 100th Jubilee of Aram Khachaturian

Program
Khachaturian: Waltz from the Suite “Masquerade”
Khachaturian: Dance of the Rose Maiden from the Ballet “Gayaneh”
Khachaturian: Dance of the Highlanders from the Ballet “Gayaneh”
Khachaturian: Piano Concerto
Mussorgsky: “Pictures at an Exhibition” (arr. M. Ravel)
Ravel: “Bolero”

Soloist: Armen Babakhanyan, piano
Conductor: Ruben Asatryan

2001 RUSSIA, LEBANON

Date: April 23, 2001
Venue: Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, Moscow, Russia

Program
Tchaikovsky: The Tempest Fantasy
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique

Soloist: Sibylle Tschopp, violin (Swetzerland)
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan

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Date: July 27 | 28 | 31, 2001
Venue: Beiteddine Palace, Lebanon

Festival Beiteddine International Festival

Conductor: Karen Durgaryan

2000 IRAN, LEBANON, GERMANY

Date: February 9-26, 2000
Venue: National Opera Theatre, Teheran, Iran

Festival Roustam & Zohrab opera performance

Soloists
Gayaneh Grigorian, soprano
Hasmik Hatsagortsyan, soprano
Arnold Kocharian, baritone
Konstantin Simonyan, baritone
Sargis Torosian, tenor
Souren Zourabian, tenor

Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

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Date: August 4 & 5, 2000
Venue: Beiteddine Palace, Lebanon

Festival Beiteddine International Festival

Conductor: Karen Durgaryan

1999 LEBANON

Date: July 31, 1999
Venue: Temple of Jupiter Concert Hall, Lebanon

Program
Bellini: “Norma” Overture
Excerpts from the operas by Puccini, Verdi, Gounod, Meyerbeer, Thomas

Soloist: June Anderson, soprano (USA)

Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

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Date: August 1, 1999
Venue: Temple of Jupiter Concert Hall, Lebanon

Program
Walid Gholmieh: “The Martyr”, Symphony No.4 (3rd mov.)
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto N2
Khachaturian: Suite from the ballet “Gayaneh”
Strauss: Waltzes and Polkas
Tjeknavorian: “Straussiana”

Soloist: Armen Babakhanyan, piano
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1998 GREECE

Date: April 9-16, 1998
Venue: Megaro Concert Hall, Athens, Greece

Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1996 USA, CANADA

Date and Venue
May 3 – Pasadena Concert Hall, California
May 5 – Ford Centre, Toronto
May 7 – Orchestra Hall, Detroit
May 10 – Carnegie Hall, New-York

Program
Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No.1
Khachaturian: Symphony No.2

Soloist: Alexander Chaushian, cello
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1995 FRANCE, UK, SPAIN, PORTUGAL, LUXEMBOURG, CYPRUS, SWITZERLAN

Date: February 26, 1995
Venue: Hall Notre Opera, Marseilles, France

Conductors
Michael Avetisyan
Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: July 14, 1995
Venue: Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, United Kingdom

Festival in Chichester
Chichester Festivities
Organizers
Principle Sponsor: P & O European
Ferries-Miller Hughes Associated Ltd.
FPI Food Project International Ltd.
AGBU London Trust

Conductor: George Pehlivanian

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Date: July, 1995
Venue: Cannes, France

Soloist: Hrachia Harutyunian, violin
Conductor: George Pehlivanian

* * *

Date: July 19, 1995
Venue: St.Joseph Church (Eglise Saint Joseph), Pontivy, France

Festival | XIII Music Summer in Pontivy
Organizers: Ministry of Culture | Ouest France | Pontivy-France-3 etc.

Soloist: Rouben Aharonian, violin
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: July 21, 1995
Venue: Saint-Trope, France

Soloist: Jean-Philippe Collard, piano (France)
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: July 29, 1995
Venue: Abbatiale de la Trinite, Fecamp, France

Festival | Les Semaines Musicales de Fecamp

Soloist: Lionel Coulon, organ (France)
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1994 GREECE

Date: October 6, 1994
Venue: Theatre of the society for Macedonian studies, Thessaloniki, Greece

Soloist: Christos Galileas, violin
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: October 8, 1994
Venue: Thessaloniki, Greece

Soloist: Suren Vartanian, piano
Conductor: Yorgos Kouritas

1993 GREECE

Date: March 2-20, 1993
Venue: Megaro, Athens, Greece

Program
Strauss: Opera “Der Rosenkavalier”

Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1992 GREECE

Date: November 24, 1992
Venue: Megaro, Athens, Greece

Program
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No.10

Soloist: Artashes Mkrtchian, violin
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: November 29, 1992
Venue: Megaro, Athens, Greece

Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1991 GREECE, GERMANY, AUSTRIA

Date: July 10 & 11, 1991
Venue: “Beakeio” Summer Hall, Athens, Greece

Program
Tjeknavorian: Guitar Concerto

Soloists
Nelly Semitekolo, piano
Hakob Kolanian, guitar
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: August 15, 1991
Venue: Grosser Hall, Frankfurt, Germany

Festival | Frankfurt Feste’91
Organizers
Frankfurt Opera
Frankfurter Allians

Soloist: Rouben Aharonian, violin
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: September 1, 1991
Venue: Vienna, Austria

Soloist: Hanna Weinmeister, violin (Austria)
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

1990 GERMANY

Date: December 18, 1990
Venue: Friedrich-von-Thiersch Hall, Wiesbaden, Germany

Soloist: Kim Kashkashian, viola
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

Organizers: Wiesbaden State Theatre in cooperation with Wiesbaden Culture Department

1989 USA

Date: November 28, 1989
Venue: Symphony Hall, Boston, USA

Program
Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Shostakovich: Symphony No.10

Soloist: Andre Watts, piano (USA)
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: December 1, 1989
Venue: Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington

Program
Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Shostakovich: Symphony No.10

Soloist: Andre Watts, piano (USA)
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

* * *

Date: December 7, 1989
Venue: Carnegie Hall, New-York

Soloist: Andre Watts, piano (USA)
Conductor: Loris Tjeknavorian

Organizers
The Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America
The Armenian Relief Society of North America
Tour producers: Grant Carr Incorporated (New-York, 212 5811239)