Presented by Direct Help for Armenian People

Performance Sunday, December 1, 2013 | 1 PM

Armenian Youth Talent 2013

Weill Recital Hall
Direct Help for Armenian People presents the 2013 Armenian Youth Talent Music Competition, with the assistance of an advisory panel of musicians, educators, and intellectuals. The goal and mission of this organization is to encourage artistic expression of Armenian culture, by showcasing the talents of young adults in the performing arts. This year’s event is dedicated to the 110th birthday anniversary of Aram Khachaturian and the fifth anniversary of the AYT Music Competition.


  • David Hovanisyan, Harutiun Kljyan, Mihael Khoury, Sophia Hovakimian, Nico Carrere, Amalia Shahinyan, Ansel Chang, Zoe Pian-Chowdhury, Haig Hovsepian, Gregory Sarafian, Irene Vilgorin, Ani Mouradian, and David Antabian, Piano; Zovinar Aghavian, Christina Kerestedjian, Julia Naldjian, Lucine Musaelian, and Julia Cumming, Voice; Laura Navasardian and Vahn Mouradian, Cello; Alin Khrimian and and Nicole Khrimian, Marina Kasparian and Eve Kasparian, and Elaine Steinberg and Samuel Anchipolovsky, Piano Duos; Armstring, Violin Ensemble


    Works by Oesten, Babajanian, Martha Mier, Maykapar, Goltermann, Khachaturian, Komitas, Bach, Offenbach, Köhler, Sardarian, Schumann, and traditional Armenian music