“Music forces Mankind to confront its nobility” – Franz Liszt
2019 Coordinator of multiple concerts and presentations to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Father Komitas in Toronto.
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 2015: "Shiksa: Lara St. John’s New Take on Eastern Traditional Music” in Torontohye, November issue.
March 2014: “Troubadour and the Nightingale: a Juno Nomination for Isabel Bayrakdarian and Serouj Kradjian” in TorontoHye, March 2014 issue.