Haig Yaghoobian is an accomplished recital pianist who has performed in major cities across the USA and in Europe. He was recently featured soloist with the Barrington Chamber Orchestra and has been heard in concert on WGBH-FM’s “Performance” series.
Yaghoobian’s program will feature works by Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy and Schumann.
Open to the public. No reservations required.
Friday, January 10, 2020
Sunnyside Village Community Center
5201 Bahia Vista St.
Sarasota, FL 34232
About the Sarasota Music Club
Sarasota Music Club was one of the first organizations in Sarasota to bring outside professional music groups to the area. Established in 1930, the club continues to sponsor performances by professional musicians and scholarships for music students. Free admission, but any contribution to the Scholarship Fund is welcome at the door.
Award-winning cellist Dr. Carmine Miranda and pianist Marina Berberian will perform Shostakovich’s Cello Sonata and a selection of works by Armenian composers Ayvazyan and Bagdasaryan.
Free with Museum admission. Click here for more information.
Sunday, January 5, 2020
3:00pm – 4:00pm
The Boca Raton Museum of Art
501 Plaza Real
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Armine Grigoryan, Director of the Aram Khachaturian House-Museum in Yerevan, recounts the formative years of the renowned Armenian composer, from his childhood in Tbilisi to the beginnings of his prodigious musical career in Moscow. By the time he graduated from the conservatory, Khachaturian had already made his indelible mark on the likes of such giants of classical music as Prokofiev and Shostakovich, embarking on a musical career that would span decades and transcend borders.
Armine Grigoryan is the director of the Aram Khachaturian Museum in Yerevan, Armenia and a professor at the Yerevan State Conservatory. As an accomplished pianist, she also performs with the Khachaturian Trio, a laureate of a number of international competitions. During her musical career, Grigoryan has recorded several CDs, among them, “Unknown Khachaturian,” and performed in concerts throughout Europe, Japan, China, Russia, Australia, Canada and the United States. Grigoryan is a prize-winner of the “Roma-2003” international piano competition, competition, where she received a special Medal of the Chamber of the Deputies of Rome, and has been awarded medals from the Ministries of Culture of Poland and Armenia.