Day archives: September 28th, 2020

70 Thousand Years Old Settlement In Kalavan – Armenia

70 Thousand Years Old Settlement In Kalavan

In August 2018, an Armenian-German expedition launched another stage of excavations in the village of Kalavan, Gegharkunik Province. From the Armenian side, the work is headed by researcher at the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia Boris Gasparyan. From the German side, his colleague is …

To The Birthday Of Komitas

To The Birthday Of Komitas

Soghomon Soghomonyan was born on September 26, 1869, in Kütahya (Armenian: Կուտինա) into the musical family of Gevorg Soghomonyan and Taguhi Hovhannisyan. His parents were gifted singers and composers who were admired by the entire city. Having lost his parents early (his mother died in 1870 and father in 1880), Soghomon was brought up by …