Yerevan Drums was found in 2009 within the framework of “Erebouni- Yerevan 2791” events jointly with ex mayor of Yerevan Gagik Beglaryan, head of “Sharm Holding” Ruben Dzhaginyan and General Director of “Menq” Foundation for Preservation of National Values.
Now the band consists of 2 art directors and 21 drummers, who were selected from musical and public schools of Yerevan. Drummers are 13-19 year girls, who have sense of rhythm, have music education and are artistic.
Performing skills of the band develops through the practice exercises, and the stage look ensures number of professionals in this sphere.
“Yerevan Drums” is the only band of this kind in our region, and we can surely prove, that it introduces a new approach in our culture. As a result “Yerevan Drums” can guarantee celebration atmosphere for every event and holiday.
Since 2009 to date “Yerevan Drums” has took part in almost all state events and holidays, particularly in events dedicated to “Erebouni – Yerevan 2791, 2792, 2793, 2794” anniversaries and “Day of the State Symbols of RA”, where drummers lead the traditional procession. They also have took part in projects dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Independence of Armenia and Armenian Army, “Junior Eurovision 2011”, the opening ceremony of FIDE women international tournament and etc.
For these years of activities “Yerevan Drums” became a strong and held family, which is the main achievement of the team. “Yerevan Drums” have fixed new altitudes for future and the band is moving upon them.