Sochi, August 30, Noyan-Tapan. “Song of Year of Armenia” traditional music festval took place in the health resort-city of Sochi the last week-end.
According to the “Yerkramas” (country) newspaper of Armenians of Russia, besides young participants of the competition, recognized grands of the Armenian pop music Nune Yesayan, Ashot Ghazarian and Andre, the participants of the “Eurovision 2006” festival, participated in the festival.
Money, gathered as a result of selling the tickets will be given to the fund of assistance to families of the people died as a result of the crash of the plane fulfilling the May 3 Yerevan-Sochi flight.
The festival of Armenian song is held in Moscow since 2003, but in 2006 it was decided to hold it in Sochi.