Komitas's songs written in German published on the initiative of soprano Hasmik Papian

Published: Jan 08 2020

Author: ANM Media
Notes of piano composition and Komitas's 9 songs written in German published on the initiative of soprano Hasmik Papian. Songs written by Komitas while studying in Berlin are based on the poetic texts of Goethe, Lenau, Wallace and others.

"I express my sincere gratitude to Henrik Bakhchinyan, the former director of the Charents Museum of Literature and Art for providing copies of Komitas manuscripts, Austrian musician Martin Evantsin for decoding the notes, Komitas Museum-Institute Director Nikolay Kostandyan for composer's photos, also to literary critic Albert Musheghyan for a wonderful translation of poems from German into Armenian, ”the singer wrote on her Facebook page.