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The Armenian Mirror-Spectator. NEW YORK — “When all the world is a virus tumble and the podcasts rumble all around, the work of the 20th century Armenian-American artist Arshile Gorky rises above. Amidst 1915’s Armenian Genocide virus of inhumanity and today’s pandemic, his art and life story bring meaning to seeking rainbows.” So says composer Michelle …

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The Armenian Weekly. Lebanese Armenian guitarist Shant Bajac has released his first single. “Dle Yaman” features former Dream Theater and current Sons of Apollo keyboard legend Derek Sherinian. Dle Yaman is an Armenian traditional tune discovered by Komitas. Due to its immense popularity, it became an iconic hymn of the Armenian Genocide. The star-studded lineup also …

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Third President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan today held a telephone conversation with renowned Armenian poet, publicist Razmik Davoyan. Serzh Sargsyan offered Mr/ Davoyan birthday greetings and best wishes on the occasion of his 80th birth anniversary. President Sargsyan has also sent the well-known intellectual a congratulatory message, which reads: “Dear Mr. Davoyan, Please …

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The Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers has adopted a Recommendation that for the first time ever calls on its 47 member states to include the history of Roma and/or Travellers (*) in school curricula and teaching materials. An effective tool to combat hatred, discrimination and prejudice, radicalisation, Holocaust denial and revisionism, this Recommendation to include the history of Roma and/or Travellers in school …

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ԵՌԱԳՈՅՆ. Young Armenian saxophone player Alicia Sarksian Serrano from Melilla has won the audience award at the 1st Online Musical Interpretation Contest, organized by the MPMusic Foundation in Buñol (Valencia), Melilla Hoy reports. The young musician received a total of 508 votes. As an award she will receive a course with a renowned saxophonist during 2020-2021, a mentoring …

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ԵՌԱԳՈՅՆ. On June 29, 2020 Mr. Moshe Lion, the mayor of Jerusalem visited the Armenian exhibition dedicated to the Armenian ceramic art opened in the “Nature Museum” of Jerusalem, Fr. Hovnan Baghdasarian, Chancellor of the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem, informs. The exhibition was organized in the framework of the fourth festival of “Armenians in Jerusalem” to …