June 6, 2013, marks world-renowned Armenian composer Aram Khachaturian’s 110th birthday." />

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ARAM KHACHATURIAN

 

June 6, 2013, marks world-renowned Armenian composer Aram Khachaturian’s 110th birthday. Throughout the year, the beloved composer will be celebrated with various events throughout the world. Armenia is no exception. Among the many traditional concerts and performances that will take place, a unique performance --Saber Dance on the Street -- was unveiled today in the streets of Yerevan. The Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU), in partnership with the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra (APO) and Emporium, presented a modern take on Khachaturian’s Saber Dance.