Arman Simonyan has conducted the Symphonic Orchestra of the EEBI since 2003. Arman is a professional violinist and brings to the orchestra an infectious enthusiasm for music and a gift for developing young talent. Born in Leninakan, Armenia, he began his musical formation at the age of 4. In 2002, Arman graduated from the Moscow Conservatory P.I. Tchaikovsky. He has performed as a soloist with the Moscow State Orchestra, amongst others, and has played in music festivals all over Europe and Asia. Arman Simonyan also plays as a soloist and in various professional chamber orchestras.