About Feliks Harutyunyan



Tchaikovsky Music School Yerevan


Komitas State Conservatory of Yerevan
(Prof. Alexander Kosemyan)


University of Music and Performing Arts Graz
(Prof. Dominika Falger)


Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna
(Prof. Dominika Falger)


🇦🇲 “Renaissance” International Contest-Festival – 1st Prize and special award

🇨🇿 6th Váša Příhoda International Violin Competition – 1st Prize

🇲🇹 Malta International Music Competition 2018 – 1st Prize

🇧🇪 Ysaye International Music Competition 2019 – Finalist

🇦🇲 AGBU Discovers Talents Music Competition 2019 – Gran Prix

🇵🇱 Grażyna Bacewicz International Violin Competition 2019 – Finalist

🇮🇹 XXVIII International Music Competition “Gianluca Campochiaro” – 1st Prize

🇦🇲 Khachaturian International Violin Competition 2020 – Laureate

🇪🇸 Concurso Internacional de Música China-España 2020 (Online Edition) – 4th Prize

🇦🇲 “Harmonium OnlinePlus” International Music Competition – 2nd Prize

🇫🇷 Nouvelles Etoiles International Online Music Competition – 1st Prize

🇵🇱 Primuz International Strings Competition (Online) – 2nd Prize

🇧🇬 Vasco Abadjiev International Violin Competition 2021 – 3rd Prize


As Soloist

Symphony Orchestra of the Music University Graz

Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Armenian National Chamber Orchestra

Artsakh State Chamber Orchestra

As Orchestra Member

Volksoper Wien (1st violin, permanent contract)

Wiener Symphoniker


Wiener Concert Verein

National Chamber Orchestra of Armenia (Guest Concertmaster)



International Menuhin Music Academy – Renaud Capuçon, Oleg Kaskiv

«The International Holland Music Sessions» – Prof. Krzysztof Smietana

Summer Academy of Music Kraków – Prof. Mieczysław Szlezer

International music master classes Slavonice – members of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Altschuler Summer Music Institute (Online) – Lucia Lin (Boston Symphony Orchestra), Ayke Agus (collaborative pianist of Jascha Heifetz)

Geneva International String Academy – Sergey Ostrovsky, Aviv Quartet

Académie musicale de Villecroze – Tedi Papavrami

Feliks Harutyunyan was born in 1996 in Yerevan into a family of musicians and started to play violin at the age of 5. Already at 14, he was a member of “Sharakan” Sacred Music Ensemble.

Feliks studied in Komitas State Conservatory of Yerevan with prof. Alexander Kosemyan and in 2017 completed the bachelor’s degree with honors. In 2019 Feliks completed the bachelor’s degree with honors and in 2021 the master’s degree with honors at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (class of prof. Dominika Falger).

With the National Chamber Orchestra of Armenia

Feliks is a scholarship holder of the Académie musicale de Villecroze, Geneva International String Academy and Garth Newel Emerging Artist Fellowship Program. He received masterclasses from Mihaela Martin, Mieczysław Szlezer, Michael Barenboim, Renaud Capuçon, Oleg Kaskiv, Tedi Papavrami, Sergey Ostrovsky, Takashi Shimizu, from the members of Wiener Philharmoniker, as well as from Jascha Heifetz’s collaborative pianist Ayke Agus. 

In 2018 Feliks made his debut with Armenian National Chamber Orchestra, performing Mozart’s A-major Violin Concerto. In 2020 he collaborated with Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra, performing Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante with Andrei Gridchuk. In 2021 Feliks performed Bartók’s 2nd Violin Concerto with the Symphony Orchestra of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz.

Since 2022 Feliks is a member of 1st violins group in the Vienna Volksoper Orchestra.

With the Symphony Orchestra of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz

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