1900+ world piano music concert series by hayk melikyan
Presented by the Embassy of Brazil in Armenia
April 21, 2016, Cafesjian Center for the Arts
11th Concert: BRAZILIAN MUSIC
Works by Edson Zampronha, Radames Gnattali, Camargo Guarnieri, Osvaldo Lacerda, Roberto Victorio, Henrique Oswald, Silvio Ferraz, Weelington Gomes, Ronaldo Miranda, Ernst Mahle, Heitor Villa-Lobos.
Presented by the Embassy of Czech Republic in Armenia
October 19, 2015, Komitas Chamber Music Hall
10th Concert: CZECH MUSIC
Works by Bohuslav Martinů, Leoš Janáček, Alois Hába, Ervin Schulhoff, Petra Bakla, Ian Mikyska, Marek Kopelent, Miloslav Kabeláč, Luboš Fišer.
Presented by the Embassy of Italian Republic in Armenia
April 03, 2014, Arno Babajanyan Concert Hall
9th Concert: ITALIAN MUSIC
Works by Luciano Berio, Giacinto Scelsi, Luigi Nono, Salvatore Sciarrino, Ada Gentile, Nino Nicolosi, Rosario Mirigliano.
Presented by the Embassies and Consulates of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia in Armenia
December 18, 2013, Komitas Chamber Music Hall
8th Concert: BALTIC STATES MUSIC
Works by Mikolajus Čiurlionis, Vytautas Barkauskas, Balis Dvarionas, Arvo Pärt, Urmas Sisask, Georgs Pelēcis, Pēteris Vasks.
Presented by the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Armenia
June 30, 2013, Arno Babajanyan Concert Hall
7th Concert: GERMAN MUSIC: STOCHKAUSEN-85
Works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Wolfgang Rihm, Helmut Lachenmann, Hans Werner Henze.
Presented by the American University of Armenia
November 17, 2012, Akian Hall at the American University of Armenia
6th Concert: AMERICAN MUSIC: IN MEMORY OF JOHN CAGE
Works by John Cage, Elliott Carter, Henry Cowell, Morton Feldman, George Crumb.
Presented by the Embassy of Switzerland in Armenia
June 28, 2012, Komitas Chamber Music Hall
5th Concert: SWISS AND ARMENIAN MUSIC
Works by Frank Martin, Henri Gagnebin, Michael Jarrell, Heinz Holliger, Beat Furrer, Eric Gaudibert, Daniel Glaus, Karen Ananyan, Klaus Huber, Edward Staempfli, Aram Hovhannisyan, Artur Akshelyan.
Presented by the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Armenia
November 25, 2011, Arno Babajanyan Concert Hall
4th Concert: POLISH AND ARMENIAN MUSIC
Works by Karol Szimanowski, Andzej Panufnik, Witold Lutoslawski, Krzistof Meyer, Grazyna Bacewicz, Henryk Gorecki, Arno Babajanyan, Jirayr Shahrimanyan, Edward Sadoyan, Hayk Meliyan.
Presented by the Cafesjian Center for the Arts
December 15, 2010, Special Events Auditorium at the Cafesjian Center for the Arts
3rd Concert: JAPANESE MUSIC: TAKEMITSU-80
Works by Toru Takemitsu, Akira Miyoshi, Ichiro Nodaira, Shoko Natsuda, Yoshihisa Taira, Naoko Kachi, Yoritsune Matsudaira.
Presented by the Embassy of the French Republic in Armenia
April 30, 2010, Chamber Music Hall
2nd Concert: FRENCH MUSIC
Works by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, Olivier Messiaen, Francis Poulenc, Maurice Ohana, Pierre Boulez, Michel Karsky, Pascal Dusapin.
Presented by the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Armenia
October 03, 2009, Aram Khachaturyan Museum Hall
1st Concert: RUSSIAN MUSIC
Works by Sergey Rachmaninov, Alexander Scriabin, Nikolay Medtner, Igor Stravisnsky, Alexander Mosolov, Sergey Prokofiev, Dmitry Shostakovich, Galina Ustvolskaya, Rodion Shchedrin.
1900+ call for piano works
At the end of 2010 Hayk Melikyan, the Artistic Director of 1900+ announced a Call for Piano Works for Armenian Composers all over the world. In four months after the launch of the Call, four compositions were selected from over 30 applications. All of them were recorded and performed by Hayk Melikyan in Armenia and several European countries in 2011-2012. The scores of each Piece were published in 2012 by 1900+. And finally, all recordings of the selected compositions were included into the First Edition of 1900+ CD in the beginning of 2013.