Music from the Armenian Highlands.
Work songs called “HOROVELS” and sacred melodies side by side.
Voice and traditional wind instruments (duduk, shvi, tav shvi, blul, pku, zurna ) in amazing duos.
This album is an original creation about my Homeland, which is one of the cradles of human civilization-a crossroads between east and west.
Selected Armenian traditional and sacred songs are collected here in symbolic way.
From the east to the west,
from the north to the south
all the nations
sing a new Benediction…
These are the first words of the last track(13) featuring the main idea of the album-
the trust of a human being in blessed work, in truth, in love with nature and with land, in a BALANCE between the spiritual and the material, Ego and Alter-ego, OLD and NEW…
Produced by Lucineh Hovanissian