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[Web Wrap]: Tigran Hamasyan Solo Concert.

December 7, 2010

“Mr. Hamasyan, who is not yet 20, enjoys a comfortable casual relationship with the folk music of his native Armenia.”
 – Nate Chinen, New York Times reporter

Via The Broad Stage

“Amazing….” Herbie Hancock
An absolute prodigy of his instrument, Tigran is a recent winner of the world-renown Thelonious Monk Piano Competition and the Montreux Jazz Solo Competition. Originally from Armenia and living in Paris now, Hamasyan combines the folk melodies of his home country with the complexities of jazz. Described by the NY Times as “intensely searching…an intuitive force,” this will be a energetic and visceral experience.

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Tigran Hamasyan

TigranHamasyan

Credit: The Broad Stage

Click here to read the New York Times article about Tigran Hamasyan.

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