The great Spanish soprano, Montserrat Cabballé, who died in 2018, recorded her farewell album following a visit to Armenia and Artsakh to pay tribute to the historic and cultural heritage of the first Christian nation in the world.
The album, The Island of Christianity: Armenia and Artsakh, with contributions from Vangelis and Brian May, was originally available on limited release. It was released on December 7th 2020 by Starmus, the global festival of science communication and art.
The album contains 10 songs, the two Armenian songs included in the album are Krunk and Chinar es by Komitas.
Garik Israelyan, co-founder, director and board member of Starmus festival, informed that the presentation of the released album took place on December 6 on La Palma Island with the participation of 130 guests.