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Tribute to Komitas' 150th Anniversary

Tribute to Komitas’ 150th Anniversary


This event is organized by Fund for Armenian Relief (FAR).
Sahan Arzruni - the acclaimed pianist, entrepreneur, and composer - will perform to celebrate the 150th birthday of Armenian composer Komitas.


All you need to know...

WHAT: Tribute to Komitas’ 150th Anniversary

WHEN: Friday, October 11, 2019 – 7:30pm - 10:30pm

WHERE: La Maison Française – 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. - 20007

PRICE: Tickets : $35 (Order by phone or via Eventbrite)

RESERVATION: Online registration required. EventBrite

ADD. INFOS: Every attendee must be registered under his/her name. Valid ID required. No parking inside the embassy. No large bags, helmets and suitcase.

The concert will honor Komitas’ legacy by honoring his musical achievements and contribution to the promotion and preservation of Armenian culture.

Komitas is the fountainhead of the new Armenian music

Funds raised during the event will be donated to the Vanadzor Old Age Home, one of Women’s Guild Central Council’s programs supported by the Eastern Diocese and administrated by FAR.
The Vanadzor Old Age Home is a unique institution in Armenia designed to support and safeguard the wellbeing of Armenia’s elderly, who deserves to live out their last days in peace and with dignity.

FAR is dedicated to honoring the past, empowering the present, and ensuring the future for people in Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh and Javakhk. FAR gives hope, guidance and opportunity to those in need, empowering them to create a better present and helping them pave the way toward a stronger future.

FAR caters its general relief and development programs to the changing needs of the people of Armenia, concentrating its efforts on humanitarian aid, social and economic opportunity and development, child protection, healthcare and education.

If you have any questions or would like to learn more, please contact Gala at 301 910 5060