Lyusi Hovhannesyan

Born in 2000 into a family of musicians, Lyusi Hovhannesyan took violin classes with her father and Professor Robert Hovhannesyan starting from a young age.

Since October of 2019 , she started her Bachelor studies with Professor Barnabas Kelemen, in HfMT Cologne, Germany. She has given many solo recitals with outstanding repertoire as well as performed in various concert venues around Europe as a Cyprus Young String Soloists ensemble member. In June 2014 at the age of 13, she performed Paganini’s “ ‘Moses ‘ Variations on G string” as a soloist with the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra In March 2016 she was chosen to participate and attend a violin Master Class by maestro Salvatore Accardo in Nicosia (Cyprus).

In May 2016 she won the 1st Prize in the “ 3rd Avaton Young Performers Competition of Contemporary Music” in Limassol (Cyprus). In May 2017 she participated in the project called “United by Music” with the Berliner Philharmoniker in Paphos 2017-European Capital of Culture (Cyprus). Lyusi Hovhannesyan joined the European Union Youth Orchestra in the Summer of 2017 as a summer school student and later became a full member, participating in tours of 2018, 2019 and the upcoming Summer tour of 2020.