EVENING DEDICATED TO 295th ANNIVERSARY OF SAYAT NOVA HELD IN MINSK
Feb 05 2007
MINSK, FEBRUARY 5, NOYAN TAPAN – ARMENIANS TODAY. A literary music
evening party dedicated to the 295th anniversary of Armenian prominent
composer Sayat Nova was held on January 31 in Minsk, at the People’s
Friendship House. The event was organized by the "Belarus-Armenia"
company and by the Belarus Association of Friendship and Ties with
Foreign Countries, with the assistance of the Belarus Armenian
community and the Embassy of Armenia.
As Noyan Tapan was informed by the RA Foreign Ministry’s Press and
Information Department, eminent literary critics of Belarus presented
the spectators the creative path passed by Sayat Nova, articles of a
Polish publication of the 19th century dedicated to the composer were
read, Sayat Nova’s works were performed in the Armenian, Russian and
Belarusian languages. Parts of performance of Sayat Nova’s songs from
the "Sayat Nova" film were shown.
A representative of the Embassy of Armenia expressed a speech of
gratitude addressed to the evening organizers and participants.
From: Emil Lazarian | Ararat NewsPress