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Ara Dinkjian, Arsen Petrosyan and String Quartet: Music of Armenia (RBA)

Saturday, April 6, 20248:00 pm
$31 advance$36 doors$26 Student/Senior (w/ ID, Senior 65+)doors 7pm

This entrancing evening of Armenian music featuring duduk virtuoso Arsen Petrosyan; one of the world’s top oud players, Ara Dinkjian; and a string quartet from the Chamber Players of the Greenwich Symphony (Sami Merdinian, Annamae Goldstein, David Creswell and Daniel Miller). Petrosyan, who has recently emerged as one of his generation’s main proponents of the Armenian duduk, is following in the footsteps of such masters as Djivan Gasparyan and his mentor Gevorg Dabaghyan. Dinkjian, who began his musical career by accompanying his father Onnik Dinkjian—a celebrated Armenian folk and liturgical singer— founded the acclaimed Night Ark quartet and recently performed at RBA concerts with The Secret Trio.


This event is a coproduction with Robert Browning Associates and Lotus Music & Dance.

Photo 1+3 — Arsen Petrosyan
Photo 2 — Ara Dinkjian by Alena Soboleva

Ara Dinkjian, Arsen Petrosyan and String Quartet: Music of Armenia (RBA)

Saturday, April 6, 20248:00 pm
$31 advance$36 doors$26 Student/Senior (w/ ID, Senior 65+)doors 7pm

This entrancing evening of Armenian music featuring duduk virtuoso Arsen Petrosyan; one of the world’s top oud players, Ara Dinkjian; and a string quartet from the Chamber Players of the Greenwich Symphony (Sami Merdinian, Annamae Goldstein, David Creswell and Daniel Miller). Petrosyan, who has recently emerged as one of his generation’s main proponents of the Armenian duduk, is following in the footsteps of such masters as Djivan Gasparyan and his mentor Gevorg Dabaghyan. Dinkjian, who began his musical career by accompanying his father Onnik Dinkjian—a celebrated Armenian folk and liturgical singer— founded the acclaimed Night Ark quartet and recently performed at RBA concerts with The Secret Trio.


This event is a coproduction with Robert Browning Associates and Lotus Music & Dance.

Photo 1+3 — Arsen Petrosyan
Photo 2 — Ara Dinkjian by Alena Soboleva