The honorary jury members safeguard the impartial, fair, and transparent results of the competition.
Chairman of the Jury
Aram Hovhannisyan is the laureate of a number of international composition competitions, such as Pre-Art (2005, Zurich), Kiefer-Hablitzer (2011, Bern), Musikfestival Bern (2011, Bern), Mizmorim (2018, Basel). In 2011 he was selected among 10 composers at the International Composer Pyramid Competition.
Hovhannisyan's music has been commissioned and performed by prestigious ensembles and soloists. His pieces were performed during the world-renowned international festivals: Monte-Carlo Spring Arts (Monaco), World New Music Days (Switzerland), Lucerne and Bern festivals, Sonemus (Bosnia-Herzegovina), The Dilijan Chamber Music Series (USA), Murten Classics, Mizmorim, The Swiss Chamber Music Festival, Crossroads, etc.
Since 2018, he is the Vice-Rector for Education at Yerevan Komitas State Conservatory.