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Tickets: £15
For tickets contact: Mrs Narine Sarkisian 07570644689
KCCA under the auspices of the Embassy of Armenia in the United Kingdom has taken the opportunity to organise a lecture, concert and exhibition dedicated to composer Lazar Saryan and painter Martiros Sarian to represent their immortal Armenian art in the UK.
Event will take place in Gulbenkyan Hall, St Sarkis, Kensington, Iverna Gardens London W8 6TP on Saturday, 19th November 2022 at 17:30.
English lecture will be delivered by Sophie Sarian – art historian and critic, chief curator of Martiros Sarian House-Museum in Yerevan as well as daughter of the composer L.Saryan and granddaughter of the painter M.Saryan
The event organiser is conductor, tenor, pianist Sipan Olah.
30 members of the Klingen Choir and 6 soloists Sipan Olah-tenor, Maria Palazian-piano, Polina Sharafyan-violin, Hagop Jack Mouradian-oboe, Hayarpi Yeghikyan-soprano, Narine Malkhasyan-soprano will perform masterpieces by the above-mentioned composer and painting replicas by legendary artist Martiros Saryan will be exhibited during the lecture.
The above mentioned pieces and an exhibition by the legendary Saryans will be presented in the UK for the 2nd time.
There will be free refreshments during the break.
To find out more about KCCA visit our website kcca.uk .
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Tagharan” Ancient Music Ensemble, Armenia in cooperation with the Klingen Choir and Cultural Association, UK under the auspices of the ՀՀMinistry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports Armenia within the framework of the “Together in Armenia” project presents a concert “Monteverdi to Saryan” on Saturday 12 Nov. 2022 at 19:00 in Komitas Chamber Music House.
Masterpieces by C.Monteverdi, A.Vivaldi, G.F.Handel, A.Scarlatti, G.Buononcini, G.Giordani, A.Caldara, C.Gluck, G.Carissimi, A.Marcello, Al.Spendiaryan, Al.Harutiunian and L.Saryan will be performed by internationally acclaimed musicians:
Sipan Olah /tenor, conductor/UK
Jack HAGOP MOURADIAN /oboe/UK
Maria Palazian /harpsichord, piano/UK
“TAGHARAN” STRING QUARTET
Karine Araqelyan /violin/Armenia
David Hakobyan /violin/ Armenia
Albina Malishenko /viola/ Armenia
Nerses Gevorgyan /cello/ Armenia
“Tagharan” artistic director and conductor: Honoured Worker of Culture of the Republic of
“KCCA” artistic director and conductor: Sipan Olah
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Tickets: £15
For tickets contact: Mrs Narine Sarkisian 07570644689
online tickets: saryan.eventbrite.co.uk
KCCA under the auspices of the Embassy of Armenia in the United Kingdom has taken the opportunity to organise a concert-exhibition dedicated to composer Lazar Saryan and painter Martiros Sarian to represent their immortal Armenian art in the UK for the first time.
The event organiser is conductor, tenor, pianist Sipan Olah.
15 members of the Klingen Chamber Orchestra, 30 members of the Klingen Choir and 6 soloists Sipan Olah-tenor, Maria Palazian-piano, Polina Sharafyan-violin, Hagop Jack Mouradian-oboe, Hayarpi Yeghikyan-soprano, Narine Malkhasyan-soprano will perform masterpieces by the above-mentioned composer and painting replicas by legendary artist Martiros Saryan will be exhibited during the concert.
The above-mentioned Armenian orchestral and solo pieces and an exhibition by the legendary Saryans have never been presented in the UK before.
There will be free refreshments at the end of the event.
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“Multinational tribute to Alexander Arutiunian”
Program: Concerto for Violin & string orchestra, capriccio for cello & orchestra, choir and solo songs, solo instrumental pieces by the magnificent composer.
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Baroque opera arias and musical pieces specially selected for this Spring.
Masterpieces by C.Monteveri, A.Vivaldi, G.F.Handel, A.Scarlatti, G.Buononcini, G.Giordani, A.Caldara, C.Gluck, G.Carissimi, A.Marcello will be performed by internationally acclaimed professional musicians Sipan Olah -tenor & conductor, Hagop Mouradian -oboe, Maria Palazian – harpsichord, Klingen String Quartet Paula Gorbanova – violin, Malena Gimeno – violin, Adrian Tierraseca – viola, Ruby Moore – cello.
Free refreshments at the end of the concert
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Klingen Choir will participate in a concert “Maslenica” on Saturday 5th of March
Conductor and tenor Sipan Olah will perform a special song too.
Venue: 34 Great Smith Street, Westminster SW1P 3BU
Time: 15:00
Nearest tube station: Westminster
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KCCA concert dedicated to Christmas was on 11th of December in Guildford St Mary’s church, Perry hill, Worplesdon, Guilford, Surry, GU3 3RE.
English and Armenain Christmas carol were performed by Klingen Choir and soloists tenor/conductor Sipan Olah, Sopranos Hayarpi Yeghikyan, Narine Malkhasyan and pianist Maria Palazian.
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Lecture, Concert & exhibition dedicated to Alexander Spendiaryan & Arno Babajanian
For tickets contact Mrs Narine Sarkisian 07570644689
Online tickets: klingen.eventbrite.co.uk
Solo performances by internationally acclaimed musicians, Klingen String Quartet & Klingen Choir will present immortal musical heritage by great Armenian Composers Al.Spendiaryan & A.Babajanian🎶🎻🖼
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Lecture & Concert “Multinational Tribute to Al.Spendiaryan & A.Babajanyan” 🎹🎵🎼🎻🎶
Under the auspices of Armenisch-Apostolische Church Community in Austria and Armenian Embassy in Austria Ավստրիայում Հայաստանի դեսպանություն
Musical director – conductor, tenor, pianist Sipan Olah#UK
Artistic director and moderator – violist, theorist Gayane Mirzoyan#Austria
Solo performances by internationally acclaimed musicians, string quartet & vocal ensemble presented immortal musical heritage by great Armenian Composers Al.Spendiaryan & A.Babajanian at Antonio-Vivaldi-Saal, Johannesgasse 8, 1010 Wien, Österreich
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KCCA under the auspices of the Embassy of Armenia to the UK has organised an event dedicated to the 150th birth anniversary of Alexander Spendiaryan and the 100th birth anniversary of Arno Babajanian on Sat, 16 October 2021, 19:00 at St Cuthbert’s Church50 Philbeach Gardens, London, SW5 9EB

The artistic and musical director of the event is conductor, tenor and pianist Sipan Olah (UK-Armenia) who will lead the concert.

Masterpieces by Spendiaryan and Babajanian will be performed by internationally acclaimed professional singers, sopranos-Andriana Yordanova (Malta-Bulgaria), Tatevik Ashuryan-Karapetyan (Germany), Hayarpi Yeghikyan (UK) and mezzo soprano Helen Rotchell (UK). Piano music will be presented by well-known pianists-Yulia Chaplina (UK-Russia), Maria Palazian (UK) and Stavros Dritsas (Greece). Violinist laureates-Ani Batikian (UK), Paula Gorbanova (Latvia) and violist-Gayane Mirzoyan (Austria) along with the Klingen Chamber Orchestra will play orchestral compositions by the two composers and the Klingen Choir will perform songs by Babajanian. Some of these pieces, including orchestral compositions “Yerevan sketches” and “Armenian Rhapsody” for two pianos have never been performed in the UK before.
There will be a picture exhibition by the British-Armenian artists Leonie Pilart and Anna Virabyan based on the themes of the concert’s musical programme.
A song “Azg parapanc” Music by Arno Babajanian, Ազգ Փառապանծ Ա.Բաբաջանյան performed by  Klingen Choir and Cultural Association
Conductor – Sipan Olah
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KCCA was happy to participate in an online international world choir festival dedicated to the Environment. There were 74 choirs participating in this great event and KCCA is No. 6. This was organised from Thessaloniki, Greece. Thanks to Stratos Tsichlas for invitingKlingen Choir and Cultural Association 🎶🎵🎹

Rossotrudnichestvo – Russia in the United Kingdom and Klingen Choir and Cultural Association from London in cooperation with Aram Khachaturyan Museum in Yerevan are celebrating the 118th birth anniversary of Aram Khachaturian🎵🎶
🎹 Piano: Sipan Olah UK-Armenia
🎹 Piano: Evgenia Terentieva UK-Russia
🎨 Artists: Gennadiy Ivanov UK-Russia-Belarus
A song “New Armenia” music and lyrics by Stepan Lusikyan performed by  Klingen Choir and Cultural Association
Conductor – Sipan Olah
Piano – Maria Palazian
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KCCA won The Grand Prix among Groups from 42 countries at the Aphrodite-Voice International-Festival from Cyprus and a special Award of the World Association of Performing Arts ( WAPA Europe ) for High Quality Performance.
“Sound of Birches”-“Шум берёз” by Konstantin Orbelian. Performance was dedicated to the VDay.
Tenor: Sipan Olah UK-Armenia
Violin: Paula Izabella Gorbanova UK-Latvia-Russia
Piano: Stavros Dritsas UK-Greece
Artists: @Gennadiy Ivanov UK-Russia
Newsletter 13 May 2021: 
Rossotrudnichestvo – Russia in the United Kingdom and Klingen Choir and Cultural Association from #London in cooperation with The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of the Republic of Armenia are celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of 🎶 Alexander Spendiaryan
“To Rose” – “К розе” – “Այ Վարդ”
🎙Tenor: Sipan Olah UK-Armenia
🎹Piano: Evgenia Terentieva UK-Russia
🎨Artists: @Gennadiy Ivanov UK-Russia
Russian Culture Center- Rossotrudnichestvo – Russia in the United Kingdom and Klingen Choir and Cultural Association from #London in cooperation with The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of the Republic of Armenia are celebrating the 100th birth anniversary of Arno Babajanian 100
“Give me back the music” – “Верни мне музыку”
🎙Tenor: Sipan Olah UK-Armenia
🎹Piano: Yulia Chaplina UK-Russia
🎨Artists: @Gennadiy Ivanov UK-Russia
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Klingen Choir and Cultural Association won Grand Prix at the international singing competition “Sonata of the stars” from #Lithuania 🇱🇹. KCCA won in 2 nominations THE BEST GROUP and THE BEST WINTER SONG representing the UK🇬🇧 among representatives from 40 countries
Newsletter 04 January 2021: 
Klingen Choir and Cultural Association with friends presents “A Christmas Blessing” by Philip W.J. Stopford
Artistic director & conductor – Sipan Olah UK
Piano – Irina Fedcenko-Carbonaro Malta
Video Editor – Sean J.H. Rubin
We wish to entire world health and peace on Christmas and happy 2021
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KCCA was happy to participate in an online international world choir festival dedicated to Peace. There were 72 choirs participating in this great event and KCCA is No. 4. This was organised from Thessaloniki, Greece. Thanks to Stratos Tsichlas for invitingKlingen Choir and Cultural Association 🎶🎵🎹 YouTube link:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=liaLkhlRvDw…
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At the international online competition

Culture Caravan – festival & contest

in Poland KCCA won the first place in 2nd senior group (ages 25 and above) among 30 countries. This victory is very special for us as

Klingen Choir and Cultural Association represented UK with an Armenian song #Yerevan-Erebuni. Youtube link available below:
Congratulations to all singers, video editor Sean J.H. Rubin
and Artistic director and conductor Sipan Olah.
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On the 2nd of July 17:00, in cooperation with the Union of Armenians in Russia-Moscow Branch, Союз армян России – Московское городское отделение, Klingen Choir and Cultural Association’s vocal quartet performed pieces by great Komitas in an ONLINE LIVE CONCERT via Facebook.🎵🎶
  • Conductor & tenor Sipan Olah
  • Soprano Hayarpi Yeghikyan
  • Alto Nairuhi Petrosyan
  • Bass Sean J.H. Rubin

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Klingen Choir and Cultural Association is so proud for our victory – taking the 1st Place at the International Music Online Contest Victory Songs 75.Thanks to all our choristers and especially to our artistic director and conductor Sipan Olah

Russian Culture House and Klingen Choir and Cultural Association

Present an Online Concert.

Well-known London based tenor Sipan Olah sings Victory Day songs with his ensemble.

The online concert is dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II

Newsletter 30 March 2020:
Postponed till Summer
13 March 2020 
Concert and Exhibition
A Dialog Between Music and Art 

Concert-exhibition dedicated to the friendship of the #Armenian #Russian & #Bulgarian nations & the promotion of their cultural heritage in #UK

Newsletter 04 January 2020:

KCCA E-Newsletter 04 January 2020

Newsletter 04 December 2019:

KCCA E-newsletter 04 December 2019

Past Events:

08 December 2019
Klingen Choir will be performing as part of Earl’s Court Community Carol Service.
Newsletter 01 October 2019
09 November 2019
Multinational Tribute to Komitas

London-based Armenian Klingen Choir and Cultural Association (KCCA) presented a concert-exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of great Armenian composer Komitas which took place at the St Cuthbert’s church, 50 Philbeach Gardens, Earls Court, Kensington, London at 19:00 Saturday, 9 November 2019.

Newsletter 18 April 2019:

Newsletter 18 April 2019
01 June 2019
Armenian & Russian SongsArmenian & Russian Songs
23 March 2019
Love songs and Arias
15 March 2019
Klingen Choir and Cultural Association performance in a concert organised by Russian community in the UK. Choir sang Armenian and Russian songs in the heart of Westminster in St John Smith Square. The program also included a solo performance of a Russian romance by our conductor-tenor Sipan Olah.

https://www.sjss.org.uk/events/maslenitsa-celebration-concert-london

Dialogue Between Music and Palette (Concert and Exhibition on 11 June 2017)