Topic: Komitas

WASHINGTON — On Saturday, June 1, Dr. Naira Babayan and Vasily Popov presented a concert celebrating the legacy of one the founders of Armenian music, Komitas, at the Mansion at Strathmore. The sold-out event included patrons of the[...]

PARIS (Armenpress) — Sorbonne University of Paris hosted the international seminar “Komitas: Crossroads of Classic and Modern,” on September 28. The event took place at Sorbonne’s Grand Salon, the very same hall where nearly a[...]

By Meliné Karakashian, PhD MORGANVILLE, N.J. – I first heard the name of Halidé Edibe in Turkey, in 1997, while on a tour when the tour guide referred to the Genocide of Armenians as “The dark days of our country’s history…”[...]