On December 3, the International Day of Disabled Persons, the gala concert of the 4th International Inclusive Music Art Festival “Side by Side” was held in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia.
The concert was attended by the Armenian PM’s wife, Anna Hakobyan; Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of Armenia Daniel Danielyan; some other officials; representatives of diplomatic missions in Armenia; and guests, the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of Armenia informs Armenian News-NEWS.am. from
At the gala concert, children and youth with disabilities performed vocal, musical, and dance performances with famous musicians, musical groups, and individual performers. Representatives from Russia, Bahrain, and Georgia also performed with Armenia’s participants.
This year, the International Inclusive Music Art Festival included around 150 children from various inclusive centers of Armenia’s provinces and capital Yerevan, as well as from abroad.
The festival started with an exhibition of art and handicrafts of children and youth with disabilities.
Also within the framework of the 4th International Inclusive Music Art Festival “Side by Side,” reputable specialists in inclusive education from Russia, Germany, and France shared their experience with their Armenian counterparts. The issues, challenges, and current trends in the domain were discussed at the roundtable.