Wednesday 14 June 2023

Five stars in Classical Music (BBC Music Magazine) for the CD "Armenian Cello Concertos"

Five stars in Classical Music (BBC Music Magazine) and reviewed by Michael Church, one of the leading British music critics (The Times, The Independent, The Telegraph, The Guardian).

Sunday 30 April 2023

Release of the CD "Armenian Cello Concertos" with 8.4, Cello concerto (BIS Records, Sweden)

Alexander Chaushian, cello,

Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Conducted by Eduard Topchjan

World premiere of the concerto for cello and orchestra 8.4


The CD is released on the BIS Records label


CD available at Naxos


CD reviews in the Luxembourgish press (in German)


CD available on Spotify


Katharina Hirshmann's program dedicated to the CD on ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation) 


Arnaud Merlin's program on France Musique (starting from 1h49min10 sec)


Article on the release of the CD in the Armenian press


Tuesday 11 April 2023

"Liber Secretorum Henoch" string quartet, performed by the Assonance Ensemble

Contemporary music days in Armenia, 

Arno Babadjanian Concert Hall, 19h30

"Liber Secretorum Henoch" (premiered at the Zipper Hall, Los Angeles, 2019)

Ensemble Assonance 


Thursday 9 March 2023

Lycée Grand Prize for Composers awarded to Michel Petrossian for "L'ange Dardaïl"

Announcements on the Grand Prix Lycéen des Compositeurs website:


Article by Jérôme Provençal in Les Inrockuptibles, March 9, 2023:


Presentation of the work by Cora Joris:


Presentation of the work by Michel Petrossian:


Morning program with Jean-Baptiste Urbain (starting from 50 min 39 sec):


Evening concert with Benjamin François (starting from 1h 10min):


Score available on the Editions Gravis website, Berlin:


CD of the ballet "Sept les Anges de Sinjar" on the Printemps des Arts website.


Saturday 25 February 2023

Franco-Danish concert, "Angst" and "Dødsstraffen" at LiteraturHaus, Copenhagen