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« on: November 22, 2009, 01:14:51 AM »
This is an ancient folk song, which was collected, written down and preserved before the Genocide, by a beloved Armenian priest and musicologist, Gomidas Vartabed:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zqt0qB-XQNI

One hears this melody often, but never have I heard it sung so beautifully as it is by Isabel Bayrakdarian in the above video.  I think this was taken from a DVD she did, called "A Long Journey Home."