“Music forces Mankind to confront its nobility” – Franz Liszt
2019 Contributed to organizing and promoting the celebration of the 150th anniversary of Father Komitas in Toronto. Collaborated with CBC Music radio host Paolo Pietropaolo for an “In Concert Revival Hour” episode dedicated to Komitas, first broadcast on September 22, 2019.
2013 - 2015: Powerpoint presentations and coordination of concerts dedicated to Armenian composers Aram Khachaturian and Father Komitas.
February 2004: Workshop entitled "Understanding Aram Khachaturian's Piano Music", hosted by the Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association Pickering and Scarborough branches, at Grace Presbyterian Church, West Hill,Ontario.
June 2003: Lecture entitled "The Life and Works of Aram Khatchaturian", published in Horizon Armenian weekly, cultural supplement (Montreal, July & August 2003), and Nor Gyank Armenian weekly (California, November 2003).
July 2001: "The Business of Teaching" workshop for music teachers, in the context of "The Art of Teaching" Symposium organized by the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto.
1994-1995: Lecture (in Armenian), on Komitas Vardapet, published in Noragnounk, a publication of the Centre for Christian Studies and Theology, Montreal, special issue, April 1995. A second lecture on Komitas Vardapet published in Shirag monthly (a publication of the Armenian "Tekeyan Cultural Union"), Beirut, September-October 1995, 39th year, # 9-10.
November 2019“Sold Out Komitas Concert in Toronto a Major Success”, in TorontoHye November issue.
October 2019“Toronto Celebrates Komitas 150”, in TorontoHye October issue.
October 2019“Levon Ishkhanian Discusses Komitas”, an interview with jazz guitarist Levon Ishkhanian in TorontoHye, October issue
September 2019“Petros Shoujounian Discusses Komitas”, an interview with composer Petros Shoujounian, in TorontoHye, September issue
August 2019 “Perpetuating Komitas’ Legacy”, in TorontoHye, August issue