Ara & Onnik Dinkjian


In a concert of generations, Armenian and Anatolian music meets jazz shaped by Western Europe. The 86-year-oldOnnik Dinkjian, an American-Armenian singer who left his home Diyarbekir in 1915 and is celebrated today as the international voice of the Armenian diaspora at concerts in Europe, the US and Israel, plays with his son Ara, a worldfamous oud player and composer. Ara Dinkjian founded the band Night Ark with Turkish-Armenian singer Arto Tuncboyaciyan and wrote songs for Eleftheria Arvanitaki
(»Dinata Dinata«) and Sezen Aksu, known as legends of Greek and Turkish pop music


Ara Dinkjian