Sofia Sayadyan, Soprano
|Sofia Sayadyan - Yerevan, Armenia.
Sofia Sayadyan is one of the most beloved voices on Armenia’s contemporary opera scene. She is currently on leading roles at Armenian State Opera, performing with great acclaim and growing success both in Armenia and overseas.
Ms. Sayadyan received her Bachelor's Degree from the Yerevan State Conservatory after Komitas (2000-2005) where, in 2010, she completed her Master's Degree. Since 2005 Sayadyan has worked for Armenia's State Opera and Ballet Academic Theater, taking on such leading roles as 'Anush' in Armen Tigranyan's opera "Anush". She became a laureate in the Republican Competitions of Soloists after Tamar
Shahnazaryan (2004), as well as after Tatevik
Sazandarian (2006) and Gohar Gasparyan (2008) respectively.
Besides the successful career in her homeland, Ms. Sayadyan has also appeared in concert tours through Russia, the United States, Poland, Georgia, Turkey, etc.
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In the summer of 2010, Ms. Sayadyan participated in a series of concerts in Yerevan, Armenia, co-premiering Manukyan's “Five Songs on Words by Russian Poets” with the American soprano Lyndi Williams and pianist Margarita Sargsyan.