Lena Chamamyan

Lena Chamamyan

Angelic Syrian Jazz meets Arabic maqam 

Lena Chamamyan is a Syrian-Armenian singer, one of the few Eastern women who write, produce, play instruments, and sing. She sings mainly in Arabic, Armenian and other languages such as Syriac, English, French and Italian.

Lena lent her voice to a number of TV series and dramatic works in Syria and abroad: Nizar Qabani series, Grandmas Tattoos (a Swedish-Armenian movie), Behind the Mirror (an Algerian-French movie)

She also actively contributes to many cultural endeavours, such as the initiative to catalogue Syrian music and the radio programme Douzana.