Laureates



2018 AGBU Sayat Nova International Composition Competition



Composition for five (5) musicians, consisting of one duduk, one zurna, one bassoon, one oboe, and one female voice (spoken).

1st Prize: Aregnaz Martirosyan (Armenia) with “Inqnutyun”
2nd Prize: Bardy Minassian (Syria/Armenia) with “Lour da Loure”
3rd Prize: James Maunders (UK) with “Khosk Im Vordun (Words for my Son)”

“Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra Award”
Aregnaz Martirosyan (Armenia)

“Carnegie Hall Award”
Bardy Minassian (Syria/Armenia)

“Piano Teachers Congress of New York Award”
James Maunders (UK)

The works of the three winners will be published by the Composers’ Union of Armenia’s Armusic Publishing House.

JURY:
Walter Aparicio, Composer (Bolivia)
Nora Armani, Poet/Actress (USA)
Paul Mefano, Composer (France)
Vache Sharafyan, Composer (Armenia)
Emmanual Hovhannisyan, Instrumentalist/Duduk (Armenia)

2016 AGBU Sayat Nova International Composition Competition


2014 AGBU Sayat Nova International Composition Competition


2012 AGBU Sayat Nova International Composition Competition


2006 AGBU Sayat Nova International Composition Competition