Melodies from the Heart: Mihran Kalaydjian

Melodies from the Heart: Mihran Kalaydjian

Faith Simone

I told y’all a few weeks ago that I was going to be doing things a little differently around here; I’m starting with featuring a musician for the very first time! Allow me to introduce you to Mihran Kalaydjian.


Mihran, affectionately known as ‘Mino’, is an accomplished pianist and composer. Not only is his music absolutely beautiful, but he also has a way with words. Check out what he had to say about playing and composing music for the first time as a young boy in Jerusalem:

It no doubt opened the soft place within me from which the music seems to rise — a place of felt grace and communion, of not being separate. The themes and concepts in psychology and spirituality – and the way in which music helps us open to the deeper truth sometimes held within them — often found their way into my conversations with people. I…

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18 thoughts on “Melodies from the Heart: Mihran Kalaydjian

  1. There is a lot of great Armenian music – when I visited the country I bought some CDs and they are all good…
    …I will listen to the videos that are linked at the full article.

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