YEREVAN. - The ecumenical ceremony in Yerevan’s Republic Square will be followed by a concert.
Excerpts from Giuseppe Verdi’s operas “Forza del destino,” “Nabucco” and “Aida” have been performed.
The National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia performed Yuri Chuguyev’s “Doves”, and then “Picasso – symphonic images”.
The work of Komitas and Aslamazian, “Yerkinkn ampela”, was also performed. Besides, the people in the Square had an opportunity to listen to one of the famous works by Aram Khachaturian, “The Saber Dance” and Maurice Ravel’s “Bolero”.
The concert is held on occasion of Pope Francis’ visit to Armenia.