Hayat Project - is musical group representing the city of Gyumri - the cultural capital of Armenia. The repertoire of the band includes both modern adaptations of the songs of Gyumri urban folklore, as well as our own songs, as well as medleys and mixes from famous Western and Armenian hits. Once at a Hayat PROJECT concert, the audience becomes their friend and fan forever.
Suren Arustamyan is an Armenian born guitarist, singer and songwriter. Drawn to music at the age of 14 he started playing the guitar. He formed his first band in 2007 and started playing live show for blues-rock lovers in his hometown Yerevan. Suren followed his passion and landed a spot on the talent competition show Armenian Idol in 2009, which quickly made him popular household name. Rising to fame steadily, his skills wowed crowds, fans a critics. After catching the attention of legendary rock band Deep Purple’s lead singer Ian Gillan, Suren was invited to play with the iconic band. Known for his superior skills as a guitarist, he is also a stellar singer and a songwriter. In 2014 Suren was invited to Los Angeles for a series of concerts and recording by Grammy winning producer Taj Mahal’s own Tony Braunagel. In his time in Los Angeles Suren also has collaborated with other Grammy winning musicians Herman Jackson, Alex Al, Teddy Campbell. Recently Suren recorded his first studio album “I Am Free” with producer Tim Carmon and his dream band, which included legendary internationally known artists, Steve Gadd, Nathan East, Abe Laboriel Jr, Courtney Leonard and others. You can check out his music on all platforms.