The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Information is very pleased to announce an evening of Armenian folk and sacred songs accompanied by kanoun, dap, and guitar.
The Museum of Jurassic Technology
9341 Venice Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232
$15 General Admission
$12 Museum members, students, seniors
Aram Kerovpyan - Born in Istanbul, Turkey. He moved to Paris in the 1970s. He is kanunist and the Mastersinger at the Armenian Cathedrale in Paris. He holds a doctorate in Musicology.
Virginia Pattie Kerovpyan - Born in Washington DC . She moved to Paris in the 1970s. She is soloist of Kochnak and Akn Ensembles and specializes in Armenian song.
Vahan Kerovpyan - Born in Paris, France. He is a singer, percussionist, and composer who has played percussion and piano since childhood. He is a member of AKN Ensemble and Collectif Medz Bazaar and works in theater, illustration and education.
Gagik Khodavirdi - Born in Tehran, Iran. He is a guitarist, singer and composer and member of Arto Tuncboyciyan's Armenian Navy Band.
Areni Agbabian Khodavirdi - A singer, pianist and composer from Los Angeles, CA. She has been a member of Lernazang Ensemble, Tigran Hamasyan Quintet, and writes her own songs.
ALL RESERVATIONS ARE WILL-CALL.
No tickets will be mailed to you.
Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance of the performance to qualify for a refund.
This concert is made possible in part by grants from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs and the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.