American conductor John Nelson, Grammy nominee in the pavilion of Phonograph


“Most of the conductors say - you should do as I want, while musicians hate it. I do my best to establish open relations”. Anahit Margaryan hosts conductor John Nelson, Grammy nominee from the USA.

The book “Tertapatum: Press References about Komitas Vardapet” published


What did the Western press of 1910-1911 write about the activities of Komitas Vardapet. The book “Tertapatum: Press References about Komitas Vardapet” was published.

New musical instruments of the Chamber Music House


This year the National Center of Chamber Music will obtain new Yamaha instruments.

“The Brave Nazar” in Russian first time in Armenian


On February 28, Stanislavski Russian Theatre hosted the premiere of Hovhannes Tumanyan’s “The Brave Nazar”.

“Armenians and Armenians”: humorous sketches at AGBU Armenia Office


On February 29, the AGBU Armenia Office and the Petros Adamyan Theater Group in Aleppo presented the satirical and theatrical sketches "Armenians and Armenians" at the Union's Yerevan office. The authors are Araksi Stepanian Musalli and Hakob Mikaelyan, the director is Nikolay Tsaturyan.

The American "Slam poetry" now called "Shrkhkan Poetry" in Armenian


Slam Poetry night in Yerevan: this world-known format features new category of verbal poetry in Armenia for the first time.

Exhibition of Anatoly Papyan “Road” was opened in the Artists’ Union


The exhibition opened on January 25 in the Artists’ Union was dedicated to the 95th anniversary of Anatoly Papyan.

Not a single week without Matevosyan


Hrant Matevosyan would have turned 85. The fans of Matevosyan came together at “Zangak” to attend the presentation of the book “Not a Single Day without Matevosyan”.

Coronavirus pandemia: Advice from public health professionals


How to self-isolate, what is the social distance, how to maintain one's own and public health in the face of the new coronavirus pandemic? Dean of the Faculty of Public Health of the American University of Armenia Varduhi Petrosyan and cardiologist Tatevik Hovakimyan discuss the topic. The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.

The cost and the price of education


What is the cost of public education, what is price that the state, parents and students pay for education? Social psychologist Davit Amiryan and cultural anthropologist Aghasi Tadevosyan converse about the issues of public education and the impact of public-political relations on the school. The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.

National Library: from Book Archive to a Preferred Reading Spot


Libraries have long stopped being mere book archives, but rather active communication, literary-cultural interaction platforms. What measures are taken by the National Library of Armenia to address this issue? Hayk Hambardzumyan talked about this topic with Hrach Saribekyan, writer and Director a.i. of the National Library of Armenia.

Tracing Armenian-Azerbaijani Coexistence


What was the Armenian-Azerbaijani coexistence like in the midst of the conflicts of end- and start of the 20th century? What ideological, routine, cultural expressions did the intra-national relations acquire? What was the history and characteristics of Azerbaijani theatre in Armenia? Hayk Hambardzumyan discussed these issues with ethnographer Arsen Hakobyan.