ROYAL ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MADRID HOSTS FUNCTION MARKING ARMENIA’S INDEPENDENCE
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The Royal Academy of Medicine of Madrid hosted on Tuesday a function
marking the 22nd anniversary of Armenia’s independence and the 100th
birthday anniversary of the great Armenian composer Aram Khachaturyan,
reports the press service of Armenia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Participating in the function were top-ranking representatives of
the Spanish government and parliament, Spanish and foreign diplomats,
businessmen, representatives of non-government organizations.
Armenian Charge d’Affaires Khoren Terteryan’s opening speech was
followed by a classical music concert. The pianist and international
prize winner Sofya Melikyan, Levon Melikyan, a violinist for the
Spanish Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, and Carlos Gustavo
Duarte (bass clarinet, Spanish Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra)
performed compositions by Aram Khachatryan, Komitas and Franz Liszt.
Armenian News – Tert.am
From: A. Papazian