Komitas 150th anniversary celebration event to beheld in Tbilisi, Georgia

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On the initiative of the Diocese of Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Holy Church in Georgia, with the support of the RA Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth Affairs and individual benefactors, on September 26, the Grand Hall of the Vano Sarajishvili Tbilisi State Conservatory will host Komitas 150th Anniversary event.  

The 150th anniversary of Komitas Vardapet is included in the list of UNESCO jubilee events. The great Armenian composer, along with folk songs, made a great contribution to the development of Armenian spiritual music. He created the Divine Liturgy, which is unique in its innovative aspects and worldly spirit.   

The jubilee event will feature excerpts from a documentary on life and activity of Komitas. The artistic director of the concert is Hovhannes Hambardzumyan.

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