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BBC Music Magazine Explores the Enduring Influence of Komitas

BBC Music Magazine’s Michael Church explores the enduring influence of Komitas, the composer and pioneering folk-collector whose career met a brutal end. The author notes that while many in the world would name Aram Khachatourian as greatest ...

Stamp Dedicated to Armenian St. Thaddeus Monastery Issued

Stamp dedicated to Armenoan St. Thaddeus Monastery was issued in Iran (Asbarez) – In conjunction with the opening of a joint exhibition of selected Iranian and Armenian stamps organized by the Artak Manukian Museum and the Iranian National Postal ...

Virtual Tour of Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Launched

Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute (Armradio)- Thanks to the joint work of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute and On Point, it is now possible to take a virtual tour of the temporary exhibition hall of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Insti...
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Oscars 2022: Armenia Selects ‘Should the Wind Drop’ for International Feature Film

Armenia has chosen Should the Wind Drop as its official submission to the 94rd Academy Awards in the international feature film category. The 2020 Armenian-Belgian-French drama film is directed by Nora Martirosyan and ...

Armenian Singer, Songwriter Hayko Dies Aged 48

Singer and songwriter, Honored Artist of Armenia Hayko (Hayk Hakobyan) has died aged 48. Chief of staff of the Yerevan State Medical University Shushan Danielyan confirmed the news to Public Radio of Armenia. He had been in grave condition since ...

Hagop Oshagan’s Work Now Online

The works of the 20th c. Western Armenian Literature titan now accessible to all  The entire oeuvre of Hagop Oshagan, one of the giants of Western Armenian Literature, is now online and easily accessible to all, free of charge. The ...
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Azerbaijan Flattens the Outdoor Sculptures Park of Shushi’s Museum of Fine Arts – CHW

Satellite imagery shows that between April 10 and June 5, the 51 sculptures in the park of the Shushi Museum of Fine Arts were removed and the area completely cleared, the Caucasus Heritage Watch (CHW) reports. CHW is concerned about the condit...

Yerevan Biennial Art Foundation, Google Arts and Culture Present On-Line Exhibit of Martiros Sarian

Massis Post – Yerevan Biennial Art Foundation has announced partnership with Google Arts and Culture with the opening of three new exhibitions alongside digital launch of The Time Complex, Yerevan Biennial 2020/2021. This partnership strives to ...

Legendary Armenian Duduk Player Jivan Gasparayn Dies Aged 92

(Armradio)- Legendary Armenian duduk player Jivan Gasparyan passed away today aged 92, his grandson informs. “The world has suffered unimaginable loss tonight. Not only an icon, but a beautiful soul. May he rest in peace,” Jivan Gasparyan Jr. ...