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St. Hagop Armenian Church to host Benefit Concert on Beethoven’s 250th Birthday

Haig Yaghoobian

PINELLAS PARK, FL – On Sunday, October 17th, St. Hagop Armenian Church will present a ‘Benefit Concert’ celebrating Beethoven’s 250th birthday, featuring accomplished recital pianist Haig Yaghoobian.

The program features several of Beethoven’s Kleinigkeitin (“little things”), his dynamic Sonata Pathetique (Op. 13, No. 8), and his Busslied (Song of Repentance), based on a sacred poem by Christian Gellert. Accompanying Yaghoobian will be a very special guest: sensational 8-year-old Leo Chen, who will play a Bagatelle, and Rondo.

The concert will start after Church service (Badarak) at 1:00pm in Shahnasarian Hall, St. Hagop Armenian Church, 7020 90th Ave, Pinellas Park, FL 33782 and will be followed by a champagne reception. Admission is $10 at the door.

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St. Hagop Armenian Church to Hold Armenian Genocide Martyrs Service on Sunday

PINELLAS PARK, FL – This Sunday, April 25th, St. Hagop Armenian Church of Pinellas Park, FL will conclude Badarak with a special Armenian Genocide Martyrs Service, and traditional flower laying procession to the St. Hagop Armenian Genocide memorial.

Fellowship will follow in the Church hall with Haig Yaghoobian providing music of remembrance. To honor our martyrs, St. Hagop will reprint the bulletin insert of tribute. Click here to see if your tribute is included. If your text is not included in this document, you may submit a short tribute to your loved ones effected by the Genocide to this email info@sthagopfl.org with your text by April 23rd at 9:00AM.

St. Hagop Armenian Church Benefit Concert Featuring Local Pianist Haig Yaghoobian

PINELLAS PARK, FL – On Sunday, March 14, 2021, St. Hagop Armenian Church will present a Benefit Concert in celebration of Beethoven’s 250th Birthday. The program will consist of several of Beethoven’s works such as Kleinigkeitin (“little things”), six Lieder, Op. 48 (sacred songs based on a poem by Christian Gellert), and Sonata Pathetique (Op. 13, No. 8).

Parish Council member and accomplished recital pianist Haig Yaghoobian will perform along with acclaimed soprano Suzanna Hovhannisian.

The concert will start after Badarak (Holy Service) at 1:00pm in Shahnasarian Hall and will begin with a strawberry & champagne reception. Admission is $10 at the door.