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The founder of Armenian symphonic music


• On October 2, 1926 Alexander Spendiaryan was awarded the title of the People's Artist.

• On October 2, 1926 by the decision № 513 of the People's Commissariat of Education of ASSR lecturer of conservatoire Alexander Spendiaryan was awarded the title of professor.

• In 1930 the first musical school in Yerevan was named after Alexander Spendiaryan. In 1971 the new building of the school was opened on Khanjyan street. The marble bust of Alexander Spendiaryan (sculptor Ghukas Chubaryan) was situated in front of the school.

• On January 20, 1933 Armenian State Opera Theatre was opened with the premiere of Spendiaryan's "Almast" opera.

• In 1939 The State Theatre of Opera and Ballet was named after Spendiaryan.

• In 1957 Spendiaryan's monument (sculptor Ara Sargsyan) was situated in front of Armenian National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet.

• On November 21, 1963 by decision № 491 of the president of Council of Ministers Anton Kochinyan Alexander Spendiaryan house museum was founded; it is the first museum in Armenia dedicated to a musician.

• On November 25th, 1967 The Memorial Museum of Alexander Spendiaryan was opened to the public.

• One of the central streets of Yerevan, Moscowyan passage, was renamed after Alexander Spendiaryan.
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  • 27/12/1717 AWARDS IN 2017. THE PARTNERS AND THE FRIENDS OF ALEXANDER SPENDIARYAN HOUSE MUSEUM HAVE COME TOGETHER

    The 50th anniversary has made the directions of the activity, the implemented projects and the use of innovations by the museum more diverse...
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  • 14/12/17NEW INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL GAME AND 50 SOUVENIRS FROM THE 50-YEAR-OLD MUSEUM

    The events dedicated to the 50th anniversary of Alexander Spendiaryan house museum are going on and in the framework of these events the presentation of the interactive-virtual game ‘My Orchestra’ and the collection of new souvenirs ’50 Souvenirs from the 50-Year-Old Museum’ have taken place...
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  • 28/11/17THE FIRST MUSICAL MUSEUM OF ARMENIA IS
    50 YEARS OLD


    With the support of the Ministry of Culture in November 28, 2017 the anniversary event of Alexander Spendiaryan House - museum took place in Komitas Chamber Music House. The anniversary event began with the presentation of the book - "The First Musical Museum of Armenia" and also with a concert...
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    AWARDS TO THE WORKERS OF THE 50-YEAR-OLD INSTITUTION AND THE MEMBERS OF THE SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL
    On the 50th anniversary of Alexander Spendiaryan House museum Marine Otaryan - the director of the House - museum, composer, Honorary Worker of the Culture of RA - was awarded with a golden medal of the Ministry of Cultur of RA for her long-term work
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