On Friday, 22 August 2014, Hamazkayin "Sanahin" branch organized "KARAOKE NIGHT" in A. Aharonian Hall of the Armenian Center, Montreal.
The event was organized by the newly recruited young Hamazkayin members. The total number of attendees was 80. The goal of the event was to encourage the young Armenians to sing Armenian songs. On each table, there were lists of hundreds of Armenian songs, and on the wall, there was a huge poster, on which one could followthe lyrics of anypreferable song. All attendeeswithout exception participated in singing.
Palig Balian delivered the opening speech dedicated to the importance of the Armenian song. Taline Ladoyan and Manug Alemean – the conductors of the event, skillfully created gorgeous atmosphere.
Late at night, the singers of Awakening Band of St. Jacob School performed four songs from the repertoire of Element Band making a highly enthusiastic atmosphere.