Lycean “Shogher” Chorus in “Komitasian Songs” Festival


On October 8 “Shogher” Chorus of Anania Shirakatsy Lyceum with guidance of chorus artistic leader Narine Davtyan participated in “Komitasian Songs” festival.


With blessings of Diocese of Gougark in Odzun Surb Astvatsatsin (Saint Godmather) Church for the first time festival of Armenian spiritual and secular songs festival“Komitasian Songs” dedicated to Komatas Vardapet was held. Aim of the festival was to encourage the new generation as deserving hairs of national musical traditions, nurture them seeding love toward Armenian spiritual music.


“Shogher” chorus is comprised from Lyceum employees and parents: The chorus had a concert for the second time in Odzun Surb Astvatsatsin Chursch. Students, teachers, residents of Odzun village and various guests from different regions were present at “Komitasian Songs” festival.

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During the fest “Shogher” chorus presented with Komitas spiritial and mundane songs for choirs.

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This was just another case of Anania Shirakatsy Lyceum successful projects when attendees said goodbyes with spiritual satisfaction and hopes for meeting once more.

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Shoghakat TV reflection on the event “Surb Targmanichk Day (Holy Translators’ Day) and Festival of Komitasian Singing in Odzun Surb Astvatsatsin Church”


Lycean “Shogher” Chorus in “Komitasian Songs” Festival