The drummers group «Yerevan Drums»
Pavel Sargsyan, Founder and the Head of the Group.
Emma Ohanyan, Artistic Director.
«Yerevan Drums» is a unique group consisting of 18 young female drummers aged 18 to 24. The group was established in 2009 at the initiative of its founder — Director of the Foundation for Popularization and Preservation of National Calues «Menq» («We») Pavel Sargsyan, as well as former Yerevan mayor Gagik Beglaryan and director of Charm holding company Ruben Jaghinyan. The performers received choreographic and musical training by
The group participates in significant events for the country: every year it performs at the celebrations for Yerevan City Day, and for six years it has led the festival march for the Day of the Republic of Armenia State Regalia and accompanies celebrations related to the declaration of Armenian independence. The group successfully represents its country in the international music arena: in recent years, the drummers have participated in the Delphic Games, the Aram Khachaturian International Competition, Young Eurasia forum, etc.
This year the drummers group will perform together with the band of the General staff of the Armed forces of the Republic of Armenia.