1245 GMT August 18, 2022
Honored to welcome legendary artist Mr. Homayoun Shajarian,” Ambassador Nadine Olivieri Lozano said in her message published by the embassy official’s Twitter account on Tuesday, IRNA reported.
On this occasion, a letter of appreciation was handed over to him for his outstanding contribution in the field of art and culture. Also an opportunity to pay our respects to his late father, Maestro Shajarian, she added, expressing hope that cultural cooperation between the two countries would expand.
She said that participation in the first cultural event since she took office is an auspicious event for her, adding that “my heart is filled with respect for a culture which takes roots in thousand years of history and civilization.”
“On July 9, Ambassador Nadine Olivieri Lozano along with the Cultural Attaché of the Embassy and lovers of culture, art and music attended ‘Be Rang-e- Seda,’ performed by Homayoun Shajarian, accompanied by Siavosh Orchestra and conducted by Arash Gooran,” the Swiss Embassy said earlier in a separate Twitter message.