Due to the risk of coronavirus, the tours of the Armenian Chamber Orchestra were canceled
ArmInfo. In connection with the situation with coronavirus, the participation of the State Chamber Orchestra of Armenia in the International Al Bustan Festival in
Lebanon was canceled.
"The festival of opera and classical music, held from the beginning
of February, was supposed to end with four concerts of the Chamber
Orchestra, but in this situation, local authorities urged to refrain
from holding mass events," the GKOA said.
The Al Bustan Festival was dedicated to the 250th anniversary of
Ludwig van Beethoven; performances of the Chamber Orchestra were to
be held from March 11 to March 22. We add that more than 145
thousand cases of Covid-19 were registered in the world, more than 71
thousand people were cured, more than 5400 died. The day before, the
World Health Organization officially declared Europe the epicenter of
the coronavirus pandemic.