“Armenian Soundscapes: Duduk. Zurna. Ney” was produced in part to introduce the next generation of duduk masters to the world. In creating programming for this album, one of the goals was to select a diverse set of pieces that reflected a blend of new compositions, innovative arrangements and old fashioned folk music into a comfortable […]
Charentsavan: Music for Armenian Duduk (Pomegranate Music, POM CD-1929) Press Release via FlipswitchPR Release Date: January 13, 2016 Lead Single: Track 5- “Lullaby for the Sun” (composed by Ara Dinkjian) Key Tracks: – Track 6- Javakhki Shoror, Track 9- “Hairenik: Vatan/Hayko” Although the origins of the duduk date back almost 1500 years, up until the […]
ARMENIAN DUDUK PLAYER ARSEN PETROSYAN DEBUTS AT #64 ON APPLE iTUNES WORLD MUSIC CHARTS FOR LULLABY FOR THE SUN! **Help push this digital single to #1 – Click here (99 cents) Arsen Petrosyan’s soulful Armenian folk flavored rendition of Ara Dinkjian’s classic Night Ark piece, Lullaby for the Sun debuted at #64 on the iTunes Top […]
The world premiere of the modern folk classic Offering (composed by Ara Dinkjian) as performed by Armenian duduk player Harutyun Chkolyan. Heard on the podcast Armenia Proud with Johno Kabbendjian and Kris Lakin. A nice feature on Pomegranate Music.
Interview conducted by Maria Titizian for civilnet.am on Thursday August 13, 2015 in Yerevan, Armenia. Featuring music by Harutyun Chkolyan, Arsen Petrosyan, Vigen Hovsepyan, Gor Mkhtarian, Lav Eli and Hover Chamber Choir.
Brazilian guitarist Joao Kouyoumdjian featured in a Brazilian newspaper on the upcoming release of our project “Kouyoumdjian Plays Bach”. CD and iTunes downloads available April 19, 2015.