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04.12.14
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Lexington Philharmonic's unconventional two-guest concert dazzled
Lexington Herald-Leader
02.21.14
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Review: Narek Hakhnazaryan/Oxana Shevchenko
Herald Scotland
11.15.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Estonian symphony impresses at Kravis
Palm Beach Daily News
11.14.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
The Estonian National Symphony makes a stunning regional debut at Kravis Center
South Florida Classical Review
11.05.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Estonian symphony moves mountains of sound
Los Angeles Times
11.03.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Colossal and Intimate: Estonian National Symphony Orchestra at Stanford’s Bing Hall
Peninsula Reviews
08.13.13
Inon Barnatan, Stefan Jackiw, Narek Hakhnazaryan
Beethoven, with finesse, tops Aspen festival weekend
The Aspen Times
02.15.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Narek Hakhnazaryan – well on his way
Tryon Daily Bulletin
02.11.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Tchaikovsky Competition Laureate Wows Vancouver Rectial Society Audience
Vancouver Sun
02.03.13
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Cellist, KC Symphony give thrilling performance of Schumann concerto
Kansas City Star
10.08.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Gardner Concert Shows Why Hakhnazaryan Thrills
Boston Musical Intelligencer
10.08.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Armenian cellist displays stellar artistry at Gardner Museum
Boston Classical Review
07.12.12
Denis Kozhukhin, Narek Hakhnazaryan
Rising stars Hakhnazaryan and Kozhukhin at the City of London Festival
bachtrack
06.13.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Feldman & Hakhnazaryan: Sensitive Collaboration
Boston Musical Intelligencer
05.17.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Koopman Conducts 18th Century Works in Chicago
Seen and Heard International
05.16.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Tchaikovsky Competition cello winner amazes audience
The Buffalo News
05.14.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
CSO shines with Ton Koopman and the mid-18th century
The Chicago Maroon
03.11.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Music review: Piatigorsky Cello Festival opening concert at USC
Los Angeles Times
02.24.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Armenian cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan captivates at Strathmore Mansion
Washington Post
02.19.12
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Review: Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra offers heartfelt performance with 'Classics'
The Island Packet
10.18.11
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Gold medal cellist shines with Chamber Music Society
Boston Globe
10.17.11
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Gold Medal Winner Hakhnazaryan: a Hero’s Welcome
Boston Musical Intelligencer
10.17.11
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Fuse Classical Music Review: Boston Chamber Music Society Reels in a Big Catch
Art Fuse
09.22.11
Daniil Trifonov, Narek Hakhnazaryan
Tchaikovsky Competition Winners, LSO/Gergiev, Barbican
The Independent
10.29.09
Narek Hakhnazaryan
Cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan: A Seasoned Phenom
Washington Post
10.24.09
Narek Hakhnazaryan
NAREK HAKHNAZARYAN: A Prize-Winning Cellist Opens Young Artists Series
The New York Times
10.12.09
Narek Hakhnazaryan
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Buffalo News

“Mr Hakhnazaryan projected intensity from the moment he took the stage. To the very end, his intense focus and expressive artistry never flagged.” The New York Times

“His command of the instrument is extraordinary.” Los Angeles Times

“Hakhnazaryan impresses you with a degree of freedom that comes hard-won from discipline of the highest order.” Washington Post

Narek Hakhnazaryan was awarded the Gold Medal at the 2011 XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition, the most prestigious prize given to a cellist.  Already hailed a "seasoned phenom" by the Washington Post, and praised for his  "intense focus and expressive artistry" by the New York Times,  Hakhnazaryan is emerging  as one of the most significant young artists on the world stage. ... read full bio