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the Prime minister of Armenia has created the commission on the organisation of funeral of conductor Durjana

Yerevan, 6 janv - News. the Prime minister - the minister of Armenia Tigran Sarkisyan has disposed to create the governmental commission on the organisation of funeral of conductor Ogana Durjana which has died on Thursday on 88 - m to year of life, informs news agency " News - Armenia " referring to a press - service of the government of republic.

the Press - the service informs that the commission was headed the minister of culture of Armenia by Asmik Pogosjan.

In placed on an official site of the government a MSG the condolences to a family and relatives Durjana are presented, inform " News - Armenia ".

Durjana named a symbol of the Armenian music and put in one number W the greatest conductors of the world.

He was born on September, 8th, 1922 in Jerusalem. In 1957 has moved to Yerevan, in 1960 - 65 years was the main conductor A of the state philharmonic society, and since 1971 - the State academic opera and ballet theatre of a name of Spendiarova.

In 1965 - 69 years Durjan worked as the conductor at the Leipzig opera theatre where has carried out statement of operas " Don K " and " K Igor " conducted symphony concerts in Berlin, Dresden, Leipzig. For the life it has worked with 110 symphonic orchestras worldwide. In 1967 to it the rank of the national actor of the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic has been appropriated.

Durjan occupied an active civic stand, actively supported opposition.

In 2001 the minister of culture of Armenia has dismissed Durjana from fast of the conductor of the State academic opera and ballet theatre, motivirovav this decision age of the conductor and a state of health. However many in republic connected resignation of Durjana with opposition support.

the Maestro has considered illegal and offensive dismissal, has left Armenia, has obtained citizenship of France and in 2002 - 2006 supervised over Tsentra Stasa Namina`s Moscow symphonic orchestra.