In her early twenties, Nareh Arghamanyan belongs to the promising generation of today’s finest pianists. Born in 1989 in Armenia, Nareh began her piano studies at the age of five. Three years later, she entered the Tchaikovsky Music School for Talented Children in Yerevan, where she studied with Alexander Gurgenov. In 2004 she was the youngest student to be admitted to the University for Music and Performing Arts Vienna, where she studied with Heinz Medjimorec. Since October 2010 she continues her studies with Arie Vardi in Hannover. She won an impressive number of awards with as highlight the first prize at the 2008 Montreal International Music Competition.
Nareh Arghamanyan was invited by orchestras like the Wiener Symphoniker, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg and the radio-orchestras of Hamburg and Frankfurt and plays recitals at prestigious venues such as Tonhalle Zurich, The Berliner Philharmonie and in Vienna at the Konzerthaus and the Musikverein. In the US she already performed in New York, San Francisco, Boston and Philadelphia.
At the invitation of Mitsuko Uchida, Arghamanyan returned to the prestigious Marlboro Festival in summer 2011. She was also invited at Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival and has played at many festivals internationally including the Tanglewood Festival, Festival de Lanaudière, Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and the Colmar Festival.