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2020-08-27 07:46
The Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concert Complex has been replenished with "Steinway" grand piano. The State Symphony Orchestra of Armenia informed about this.

"By the way, there is no second such class in" Stanway "Yerevan. The piano was purchased with the support of the Government of the Republic of Armenia from the Stanway Boys factory in Hamburg, which is considered a leader in the production of musical instruments. The factory cost of the royal is more than 170 thousand euros, but as a result of "long" negotiations due to the efforts of the management of the Sports and Concert Complex, the instrument was bought for 116 thousand 670 euros.

The director of the Sports and Concert Complex Karen Ghazaryan notes that the concert hall with the best acoustics and conditions in Armenia could not have no such instrument. The best pianists in the world will not agree to play in a hall where there is no "Stanway". According to Karen Ghazaryan, the addition of a new grand piano will help make the music life of Armenia more active and give Armenian music lovers the opportunity to listen to the most popular artists.

Maestro Tigran Mansuryan told reporters with regret that our best instruments were sold during the first years of Armenia's independence. "We have to make up for our huge loss little by little. And today's presentation is a very beautiful return ceremony. "I am glad that this tool has been acquired, I congratulate all of us," said Tigran Mansuryan. By the way, the Royal was first "tested" by the RA People's Artist-Composer Tigran Mansuryan.

The artistic director of the State Symphony Orchestra of Armenia, chief conductor Sergey Smbatyan notes that by acquiring "Stanway", the borders of our cultural life increase. Many well-known pianists do not compromise on musical instruments. According to the conductor, today we have an instrument that can convey the richest colors to the listener.

The Sports and Concert Complex will not be limited to "Stanway"; in the near future it is planned to purchase other musical instruments. Programs are being developed in that direction. The addition of musical instruments will allow classical music concerts to take place more often in the sports and concert complex. "Stanway" will be stored in special conditions (special heat regime անհրաժեշտ required humidity level, etc.).

Young soprano Juliana Grigoryan, pianist Hayk Melikyan and the string ensemble of the Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor Sergey Smbatyan performed during the presentation of the Sports and Concert Complex և by the State Symphony Orchestra of Armenia. An excerpt from Tigran Mansuryan's Homeland յանի Fantasy was heard in the concert program, "the message reads.