Famous choral conductor and pedagogue from Bulgaria, Krikor Chetinyan passed away on January 28, 2018 at the age of 75. Krikor Chetinyan was one of the most important choral directors in Bulgaria and a long service associate professor and Head of Conducting at the Academy of Music and Dance Plovdiv, Bulgaria. His artistic life is bound with the Female Chamber Choir and the Plovdiv Choral Singing Society "Angel Bukureshtliev". Both of them approach high level and international recognition. Krikor Chetinyan had been invited as a member of many international festivals and competitions such as in Tolosa, Arezzo, Seghizzi, Gorizia, Riva del Garda and others.