Biography

Dalita Artin Avanesian, Armenian singer & participant of Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2011, was born on September 19 in Tehran, Iran. She is profoundly interested in music in all its representations. Simultaneously, she is in the “Jazz-Vocal Department” of Yerevan Specialized Music School № 1 after Alexander Spendiaryan having already graduated from three departments of the latter; these being that of Classic Vocal, Piano and Guitar. She is an author of 16 songs and she has about a dozen video clips, which have been included in various musical collections, in CD, DVD versions. In November 2015 she released her first album “Welcome to Armenia”, which was the name of her song in Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2011.

When talking about her greatest passion – music, she has been awarded numerous diplomas of honors and certificates of appreciation by different ministries, including the RA Ministry of Education and Science, the RA Ministry of Culture, the RA Ministry of Diaspora and the Honorary Chairperson of the Armenian Foundation “Grant Life”, the First Lady of Armenia for her humanitarian and public activities, good will and active participation in charity work. Some of her outstanding awards are as follows:

  • In 2007 she became the laureate of “Alexander Spendiaryan Nationwide Contest-Festival of Young Musician-Performers”.
  • In 2009 and 2010 she won the first place in “Armenian Dance Olympiad” and received a gold medal.
  • In 2009 she was awarded the first prize at Yerevan Municipality “Golden Flute” Contest-Festival.
  • In 2010 and 2011 she became the laureate of “New Wave” Contest.
  • In 2010 she participated in the Armenian pre-election phase of “Junior Eurovision Song Contest” and was included in top five singers.
  • In 2011 – she was awarded a prize and Diploma of Honor for the “Best Hit” nomination of the first “Armenian National Children’s Awards”.
  • In 2011 – she represented and hosted the first “Junior Eurovision” prestigious contest in Armenia.
  • In 2011 – she was awarded the “Inspiration” prize for “Junior Eurovision 2011” at “Multiknik” Children Music Awards.
  • In 2011 – she was granted the title and prize of “Eurovision Ambassador” at “Golden Screen Awards”.
  • In 2011 – she participated in “Armenian National Music Awards” as guest young performer.
  • In 2012 – she was awarded the title and prize of “Miss Perfection” at “Miss Student” Contest-Festival.
  • In 2012 – she was awarded the title and prize of “Stylish Teenage Singer” at “Style Screen” Awards.
  • In 2013 – she participated in “Armenian Music Awards” held in Kremlin, Moscow, as guest young performer.
  • In 2013 – The song “Mam Jan” was awarded the “Best Hit and Video Clip of the Year” at “Multiknik” National Children Music Awards.
  • On 30 May 2014, the first solo concert of the teenage singer was held in Armenian Diaspora, in Lebanon.
  • In 2014 – she participated in International Youth Festival of Russian Culture “Maltese Lyre” on Malta and was awarded “Golden microphone”
  • In 2014- she was awarded the best main Actress of “In the Camp” movie for children and youth, at “Multiknik” Annual National Youth Music Awards.
  • In 2014- she was awarded ” the Best Young Singer of the year” qualification at “Armenia, Artsakh, Diaspora” Awards
  • 2014 and 2015 – Diploma for the good will and active participation in charity works, at ArmAngel Awards.
  • 2014 – Diploma for singing the anthem of film-project Fairytale-Film and participating in the video-clip of the said anthem.
  • 2015 – Certificate for conducting the Second Republican Contest of Young Composers after Eduard Mirzoyan.
  • 2015 – Diploma for the nomination ”The Best Song” (”Crazy Generation”) awarded within the framework of ”From Doh to Doh” on Armenian TV Channel H3.
  • 2015 – Certificate for the nomination ”The Best Singer of the New Generation” within the framework of Ararat Awards.
  • 2015 – Representing the Republic of Armenia in “Verdinote” 33rd International Music Contest and winning the first prize “Golder Note”.
  • November 16, 2015 – Launch of the first CD called “Welcome to Armenia”.

She has also participated in the following Beauty Pageants:

  • In 2005 she became “Miss Yerevan”, after which, in the same year she participated in the Nationwide Beauty Pageant of “Miss-Mister World” Contest and became “Miss Armenia”.
  • In 2006 she was awarded the title of “Miss Advertisement” (as she has been filmed in numerous advertisement video clips since childhood)
  • In 2007 she was awarded the title of “Miss Talent”.
  • In 2008 she was awarded the title of “Miss-Mister World” International Organization honorable member.
  • In 2009 she became “Miss Top Model Armenia 2009” and was awarded a special prize by famous boxer Alex Abraham.

Activities

  • She has been the host of the “Children’s News” of “good Morning Armenia” program broadcast by “Armenian Second TV Channel”.
  • She has been a correspondent of “BoomBoomik Show” broadcast by “Kentron” and “ATV” channels.
  • In 2010 she participated in the “Hidden Talent” Project of “Shant” TV Channel, presenting her art, reached the semifinal phase and participated in the Gala Concert.
  • She was filmed in numerous episodes of Children’s Mess “Shilashpot” program broadcast by “Shant” TV Channel.
  • She has graduated from Theatre Studio of Artashes Aleksanyan and participated in the performance “Armenian Cause is the Cause of Humanity”, in which she was the youngest performer among the famous participating actors (representing the character of “Water selling” boy).
  • She has been filmed in “Charlie Show” broadcast by Armenia TV Channel, representing the character Charlita.
  • She had her own page entitled “Dalita & Friends” in youth journal “Ես Yes”.
  • She has been filmed in “Kragin Serial” broadcast by Armenia TV Channel.
  • She is the host of “Sunday with Dalita” self-authored talk show on “First Student Radio” and “Stars Life Internet TV”.
  • She has been hosted by many TV and radio channels.
  • She has also her own web page: www.dalita.am, her verified page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Dalitaofficial, and her channel on Vevo: https://www.youtube.com/user/DalitaVEVO, wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dalita_Avanesian

8 (1)Verdinote International Contest- Golden Note