The information below is taken from Robert’s Bio
Robert Chilingirian’s music has become an international path of love between different nations of the world. He was born in Beirut, Lebanon and moved to the United States after the Civil War. From his early days of childhood in Beirut, Robert was fortunate enough to have all the support from his father, mother, brothers and relatives. That support made him stick to what he loves and does best, MUSIC!!
As Robert was beginning to explore his musical talents and roots, his native land began having serious turbulence, Robert’s father had to make an extremely difficult decision of leaving all their loved ones behind and moving to the United States to try and start a new, fresh and safer life for his family. At first glance, its Robert’s Original, Energetic, and various languages repertoire that stands out. Besides singing in his two native languages (Armenian and Arabic) he also delivers with a superior style, songs in French, Italian, Spanish, English, Greek, and Persian. To date he has recorded 19 C.D. albums that have exceeded worldwide sales of over several hundreds of thousands of copies, and has filmed 60 Music Video Clips.
With a degree in Music, from the acclaimed Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, Robert is not only a singer but also a well established and respected composer, arranger, guitarist, bouzoukist and plays several other musical instruments. Most of the instruments played on his recordings are solely performed by him. Robert plays to Sold Out venues all over the United States, Europe, Canada, Australia, South America and the Middle East.