Emmanuel Hovhannisyan Armenia ← Back to list
Emmanuel Hovhannisyan was born in Yerevan. He graduated from Yerevan State Conservatory after Komitas.In present he teaches there. He is honored with numerous international prizes.
In 2010 he founded a Duduk School "Dudukman" studio,where duduk is taught both to Armenian and international students.
In 2015 he founded "Emotion band" . The band mainly performs compositions created by Emmanuel Hovhannisyan.
In 2016 Emmanuel founded the “Sheram” ensemble. The ensemble. In the repertory of the ensemble are compositions of Armenian ashughs from.
He cooperates with various musicians, participates in many international projects.In 2011 and in 2015 together with Gurjieff ensemble recorded CDs that are produced by well known ECM records.The first CD is awarded an Edisson prize.
Emmanuel is the part of the “Naghash” ensemble. The music which the ensemble plays is composed by John Hodian.
Emmanuel Hovhannisyan has big experience also in classical music. He performed the music of Armenian composers Avet Terteryan , Tigran Mansuryan, Ruben Altunyan , Davit Halajyan , Vache Sharafyan and also his own pieces in collaboration with Ural Academic Philharmonic Orchestra-in Krasnoyarsk,Symphonic Orchestra of Yakutsk - in Yakutsk, Ekaterinburg State Symphonic Orchestra - in Ekaterinburg, Armenian State Symphonic Orchestra - in Yerevan, Vienna, Linz , Moscow etc.
Also collaboration with string quartets.
Luzern quartet - in Luzern , Zurich.
Khachaturyan quartet - in Yerevan, Venezia, Rome,
Kuss Quartett - in Hamburg (Elbphilharmonie) etc.
Emmanuel has recorded more than 25 CD albums , with different musicians and projects all over the world.