Gyumri blacksmithing tradition inscribed in UNESCO`s Intangible  Cultural Heritage of Humanity

 Wednesday, December 6 2023 10:46
Gyumri blacksmithing tradition inscribed in UNESCO`s Intangible  Cultural Heritage of Humanity

ArmInfo. During the 18th session of the Intergovernmental Committee of the UNESCO for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage held in Kasane, Botswana, December 4 to 9, the committee decided to inscribe the Gyumri blacksmithing tradition in the representative list of UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, Armenia's foreign office reports. 

Armenian President received world-famous violinist Maxim Vengerov
 Thursday, December 12 2019 18:29

ArmInfo. The President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sargsyan received the world famous violinist, laureate of numerous prestigious awards, including the  Grammy Award Maxim Vengerov and artistic director, chief conductor of  the State Symphony Orchestra of Armenia Sergey Smbatyan.

Charles Aznavour`s "With a Soft Whisper " book published in Armenian  with the support of Amundi- ACBA Asset Management
 Monday, December 9 2019 16:57

ArmInfo.With the support of Amundi-ACBA Asset Management, Newmag translated into Armenian and published the book of the great chansonnier Charles Aznavour "With a Soft Whisper." In the book, which was published in France in 2009,  Aznavour openly talks about his family and past difficulties in his  career, presents the path of his success and fame.  According to the  official statement of ACBA Credit Agricole Bank, in general, the book  tells about the lessons of life and irony of fate.

Delegation of Indonesia gets acquainted with experience of Armenia in  field of education and science
 Monday, November 25 2019 17:20

ArmInfo. Arevik Anapiosyan, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Republic of Armenia, received the delegation of Indonesia on November  25, which arrived in Armenia at the invitation of the Foundation for  Armenian Science and Technology (FAST) to study Armenia's experience  in the field of "Co- incubation and incubator." According to the  press service of the ministry, the delegation of Indonesia, which has  been in Armenia since November 23, consists of representatives of the  government, incubators of enterprises and start-ups.

Armenia takes ninth place at "Junior Eurovision - 2019"
 Monday, November 25 2019 11:16

ArmInfo. Armenia took the ninth place at the annual international song contest "Junior  Eurovision - 2019", which took place in the Polish city of Gliwice, gaining 115 points.

Another facet of art: YBF Ararat presented a unique evening of jazz  to the Armenian audience
 Friday, November 1 2019 13:17

ArmInfo.On October 31, the legendary Armenian brandy ARARAT presented the only concert of Franco-Brazilian jazz singer Agatha Irakema at the Mezzo club in the  framework of # YerevanJazzFest2019.

French chansonnier Charles Aznavour will dedicate a concert in  Lipetsk
 Wednesday, October 23 2019 13:01

ArmInfo.A concert offering to Charles Aznavour, a famous French chansonnier, composer, poet, writer and actor of Armenian descent, will be held on October 24 at the  Lipetsk Music House, local media reported.

UNESCO headquarters to host events dedicated to the 150th anniversary  of Komitas and Tumanyan
 Friday, October 18 2019 13:00

ArmInfo.On October 18, a UNESCO exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Hovhannes Tumanyan and a concert dedicated to the 150th anniversaryof Komitas will open at UNESCO headquarters in Paris.

New Year`s surprise: Famous Serbian musician Goran Bregovic gives a  concert on Republic Square 
 Friday, October 18 2019 12:34

ArmInfo.Famous Serbian musician Goran Bregovic will perform a concert on Republic Square on New Year's Eve on December 31.

DJ Armin Van Buuren raised the Armenian flag at a Yerevan concert
 Monday, October 7 2019 11:32

ArmInfo.The day before in Yerevan, the opening of the 23rd World Congress on Information Technologies (WCIT-2019) was marked by a grand open-air concert.

Legendary violinist Pinchas Zukerman will again appear before the  Armenian public
 Saturday, October 5 2019 16:56

ArmInfo. On October 7 at 8pm  legendary Israeli violinist Pinchas ZuKerman, which twice nominated  for a Grammy , will perform at the Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall  within the framework of  "Yerevan Perspectives" 20th International  Music Festival.

RA Embassy in Georgia expresses condolences on passing away of a  great friend of Armenia, composer Giya Kancheli 
 Wednesday, October 2 2019 16:44

ArmInfo. The Armenian Embassy in Georgia expresses condolences to the Georgian people in connection with the death of the famous Georgian composer Giya Kancheli.

Exactly a year has passed since the passing of the great Charles  Aznavour
 Tuesday, October 1 2019 11:59

ArmInfo.Exactly one year has passed since the passing of the great French chansonnier of Armenian origin Charles Aznavour.

The opening of WCIT-2019 in Yerevan will be marked by the performance  of the world famous Dutch DJ Armin Van Buren
 Monday, September 30 2019 18:54

ArmInfo. The opening of the 23rd World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT-2019) will be marked by a concert by an orchestra created on the eve of the event,  which for the first time in history will perform music created by  artificial intelligence.

Converse Bank and ANPO presented Tigran Mansurian cello concert premiere in Armenia
 Monday, September 30 2019 15:17

ArmInfo.On September 27, within the framework of Yerevan International Music Festival, the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra  performed the 4th cello concert of maestro Tigran Mansuryan "Ubi est Abel frater tuus?" ("Where is your brother Abel") for the first time in Armenia. The concert was dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the maestro, with soloist Sevak Avanesyan and conductor Andrey Boreiko, one of the world's leading conductor. Main partner of Yerevan International Music Festival is Converse Bank.

System of a Down will donate profits from its tour to Anna Hakobyan`s  charity foundation
 Monday, September 30 2019 14:03

ArmInfo. System of a Down well-known rock band will donate the profits from its European tour to My Step charity foundation, which is led by spouse of RA Prime  Minister Nikol Pashinyan Anna Hakobyan. This is stated in the message  of the musical collective, posted on the official SOAD page on  Facebook.

Famous French tenor Ruben Elbakyan presented a video dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Komitas
 Thursday, September 26 2019 21:09

ArmInfo.The famous French  tenor of Armenian descent Ruben Elbakyan presented a video dedicated  to the 150th anniversary of Komitas.  The video in which Komitas's  work "Chinar es" sounds is already available on all social networks.  This is the third video by the performer, which is based on Komitas  music.

Legendary Jamiroquai band eagerly await their first concert in  Yerevan
 Friday, September 20 2019 17:45

ArmInfo. The legendary  Jamiroquai band eagerly await their first concert in Yerevan. The  long-awaited large-scale event will take place on November 6 at  6:00pm at the Hrazdan stadium in Yerevan.

French actor of Armenian descent Charles Gerard dies
 Friday, September 20 2019 11:43

ArmInfo. The famous French actor of Armenian descent Charles Gerard died at the age of 92 in a hospital in Paris. This was reported by France Press.

The cultural center-museum of the famous Armenian writer Hrant  Matevosyan will appear in Armenia
 Thursday, September 19 2019 11:01

ArmInfo. The cultural center-museum of the famous Armenian writer Hrant Matevosyan will appear in Armenia. Issues related to the process of its construction  and activities were discussed during the meeting held on the eve of  the meeting, chaired by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia  Nikol Pashinyan.

A film about industrial tourism in Armenia will be shown at the  Documentary Film Festival in Bosnia and Herzegovina
 Tuesday, September 17 2019 11:52

ArmInfo. On September 18, the 5th International Documentary Film Festival VIVA FILM FESTIVAL kicks off in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The prestigious film screening  will open with screenings during which the premiere of the Russian  television movie on industrial tourism in Armenia will take place.