In addition to his reputation as a recitalist and chamber music partner, Armenian pianist Şahan Arzruni has achieved recognition as a composer, ethnomusicologist, teacher, lecturer, writer, recording artist, broadcasting personality, producer, and impresario. He has toured in these capacities throughout North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, the Far East, and Australia. Şahan Arzruni has become a familiar figure through many television broadcasts such as Johnny Carson and Mike Douglas Shows. He has also been featured in a number of PBS specials including Around the World in ’82, Gala of Stars, and A Place of Dreams: Carnegie Hall at 100.
Co-sponsored with the Fresno State Armenian Studies Program and the Thomas A. Kooyumjian Family Foundation.
- A Portrait of the Musician as a Young Priest