Days after their moving concert at the nation’s capital, on May 12 at 7:30 p.m., the Armenian National Philharmonic orchestra delivered yet another memorable performance at the world famous Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. “A Concert of Remembrance” as it was titled, was dedicated to the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.
Under the conductorship of Eduard Topchjan, the evening’s program included performances of such legendary classical works as Aram Khachatourian’s Spartacus Suite, Tigran Mansurian’s Concerto for Violin and String Orchestra, featuring violinist Anush Nikoghosyan and the great Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 in D minor.
The sold out historic event with the captivating performance of the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra marked another milestone in the Centennial Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide.