Author Archives: William Bairamian

A Night of Armenian Classical Music Featuring the Oud

On a beautiful day in New York City, two musicians, playing a 5,000 year-old Anatolian instrument, inspired a crowd with their renditions of classical Armenian music. Ara Dinkjian and Antranig Kzirian, although in only their first concert performance together, complemented one another with the fluidity of musicians that have played together for decades.

An Armenian Political Genesis in America

Since the election of President Barack Obama, the disappointments for Armenians have been grave – and they haven’t been quiet about it either. Shots are being fired wherever there is a shot to be taken. The amount of opprobrium being dished onto the president, Armenians for Obama, the Armenian National Committee PAC, and any former supporter of Obama’s, is enough to fill the Grand Canyon.