Has anyone heard or seen this?
It is so reminiscent of Sasuntsi David, aka Sasna Tsrer.
So, it would take an ethnic Armenian to write serious Persian music as those Idiotollahs are still practicing their chorus of "allahoakbar".
"Based on the original poetries of Ferdowsi
Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir
Conducted by: Loris Tjeknavorian
Solo Singers: Kostantin Symonyan (Rostam), Sarkis Torsyan (Sohrab), Gayane Grigoryan (Tahmineh), Arnold Kocharyan (King of Samanjan & Afrasiab) and Surik Zurbyan (Narrator).
Recorded in 2000 at the Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall in Yerevan, Armenia."
See the rest of the story here;
Also, among many others, this;
One problem with this issue is that Loris' surname is spelled in so many variations. Is it Jknavorian, Chknavorian.... or Tchuknavorian.... what else? I still think "there ought to be a law" !!
Edited by Arpa, 31 March 2005 - 08:47 AM.