vartabed


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vartabed

(ˈvɑːtəˌbɛd)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (in the Armenian church) a doctor, master, or teacher
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The disc, nominated for a Grammy, was recorded three years ago when Bayrakdarian visited Armenia, and was released in time for this fall's Remembrance Concert Tour, which featured some of this material by the composer, Gomidas Vartabed.
Bayrakdarian will be waving the Armenian flag proudly when she launches her latest CD project, which focuses on the music of one of Armenia's most revered composers, Gomidas Vartabed. This priest, composer, choir leader, singer, ethnomusicologist and pedagogue, who lived from 1869 to 1935, is regarded by many as the founder of modern Armenian classical music.