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Episodes

Raffi Meneshian’s Trip to Turkey and Chaglasian Winery

5/22/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno brings on Raffi Meneshian for a thought-provoking and emotional story. Raffi is currently in Turkey visiting the ancestral home of his family. He tells us all about his time spent there and how emotional this trip has been for him. Also, Anush brings us another great wine... The post Raffi Meneshian’s Trip to Turkey and Chaglasian Winery appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:01:13:32

Anush on Assignment!

5/14/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Anush brings us another great interview and wine showcase! She speaks with Ararat Mkrtchyan, who is the owner of Voskeni Wines in Armenia. They talk about all the great wines and the history of Voskeni Wines. You can find out more about Voskeni Wines at www.voskeniwines.com. You can also find... The post Anush on Assignment! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:39:31

Dignity and Pride!

5/2/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno brings on a very special guest! Johno interview Arto Vaun from the American University of Armenia. Arto gives us an update on what is happening in Armenia’s current political climate. He and Johno also discuss how Armenia got to this point and what should happen in the future to... The post Dignity and Pride! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:01:03:47

Ultramarathon Runner Telma Ghazarian Altoon!

4/23/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno talks about some exciting news in Armenia. Serzh Sargsyan has resigned as Prime Minister after the massive outcry from the people of Armenia. Johno praises the people for the steadfast defense of democracy and lack of violence in this historic time. Johno also brings on ultramarathon runner, Telma... The post Ultramarathon Runner Telma Ghazarian Altoon! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:48:51

Robert Assarian from the Armenian Hikers Association of Armenia!

4/13/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, We bring on Robert Assarian from the Armenian Hikers Association of Armenia! He tells us about everything the AHA does and how they keep the nature trails of Armenia and Artsakh clean. We also bring on Anush to tell us about an exciting event coming up in a... The post Robert Assarian from the Armenian Hikers Association of Armenia! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:48:45

Victoria from Armas Wines Returns to the Show!

4/2/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Anush brings us another great interview. She brings back Victoria from Armas Wines! Victoria tells us all about what has been happening over the last couple of years and talks about what will be coming in the future. Join us for this episode of Armenia Proud! Facebook: A Toast... The post Victoria from Armas Wines Returns to the Show! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:43:51

Anush speaks to Zorik Gharibyan from Zorah Wines

3/12/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Anush brings another great wine segment. This time she is out on location with Zorik Gharibyan from Zorah Wines. They talk about how Zorah is bringing back historical winemaking techniques. Zorik also talks about establishing a school for making clay amphorae in order to preserve Armenian traditions. They also discuss... The post Anush speaks to Zorik Gharibyan from Zorah Wines appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:40:18

Viken Yacoubian from Yacoubian-Hobbs Winery!

3/5/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Anush brings us another great interview! She speaks to Viken Yacoubian of Yacoubian-Hobbs Winery. They talk about the history and production of their fantastic wines. Plus, Johno gives us a little news from Armenia and teases some possibly exciting news for the future. Join us for this episode... The post Viken Yacoubian from Yacoubian-Hobbs Winery! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:52:48

Armenian Film Director, Jivan Avetisyan!

2/23/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno has his first ever in studio interview! He brings in Armenian Film Director, Jivan Avetisyan! Garik Vardanyan once again comes in to work as translator for this incredible interview. Jivan talks to us about his film The Last Inhabitent that is being shown at the Wildey Theater in Edwardsville... The post Armenian Film Director, Jivan Avetisyan! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:43:30

Director of “Kyanq u Kriv”, Mher Mkrtchyan

2/7/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno brings on an exciting special guest! This week we have Mher Mkrtchyan, director, writer, and producer of Johno’s favorite Armenian movie “Kyanq u Kriv“. Johno’s friend Garik Vardanyan is on the show as well as they interview Mkrtchyan. This is sure to be enjoyable for all to listen to.... The post Director of “Kyanq u Kriv”, Mher Mkrtchyan appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:39:56

Sommelier Irina Ponomarenko, Armed Forces Day, and Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s debut with Arsenal!

1/29/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno brings us some exciting Armenian news! Henrikh Mkhitaryan makes his first appearance on the pitch with the Arsenal Gunners this week. Plus, it’s Armenia’s Armed Forces Day and Johno thanks all the brave men and women who defend Armenia. The feature this week comes from Anush who brings us... The post Sommelier Irina Ponomarenko, Armed Forces Day, and Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s debut with Arsenal! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:38:43

President and CEO of Dover International Speedway, Michael Tatoian

1/15/2018
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno brings us a great interview with Michael Tatoian! Michael is the President and CEO of Dover International Speedway and the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Dover Motorsports, Inc. He is also responsible for the Firefly Music Festival which is considered one of the best music festivals... The post President and CEO of Dover International Speedway, Michael Tatoian appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:51:24

Adventurer Roffi Petrossian

12/21/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno interviews Roffi Petrossian. Roffi tells us all about journey from one end of Armenia to the other with his camera crew and a few drones. He talks about his beautiful trip through many different locations and his experience with meeting the people of Armenia. Plus, Anush brings... The post Adventurer Roffi Petrossian appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:01:14:14

Armenian News and Wine Buyer Christine Veyes

12/5/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno and Kris are here to talk about the latest in Armenian news. Also, Anush Gharibyan O’Connor brings us another great wine segment! This time, Anush interviews Christine Veyes, who has Armenian, Greek, and Egyptian heritage. Christine is a wine buyer at a restaurant called Rossoblu in Los Angeles. The two talk about how they... The post Armenian News and Wine Buyer Christine Veyes appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:46:33

Jazz Composer Michael Sarian

11/17/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno has a great interview with trumpeter and composer, Michael Sarian. Michael talks to us about how he got into playing Jazz and about his upcoming tour to Argentina. He also talks about his work with AGBU Performing Arts and his desire to play in Armenia one day. You... The post Jazz Composer Michael Sarian appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:48:12

Comedian Sergey Sargsyan and Musician/Historian Danny Bedrosian Join the Show!

11/10/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno kicks off the show with one half of Arm Comedy, Sergey Sargsyan! Sergey talks to us about how he got started in comedy and he lets us know about the latest project Arm Comedy has been working on. Also, back by popular demand, Danny Bedrosian comes back after... The post Comedian Sergey Sargsyan and Musician/Historian Danny Bedrosian Join the Show! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:01:00:15

Saro Ayvazian from AGBU GEN NEXT!

10/27/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno brings on Saro Ayvazian from AGBU GenNext. Savo talks about the mentorship program that has been implemented in California to help Armenian kids to learn and grow with the help of mentors. He discusses how these kids are found and how they are put on a path to... The post Saro Ayvazian from AGBU GEN NEXT! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:58:14

Stepan Bagdasarian from Wine Plus!

10/23/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Anush brings us a great interview with Stepan Bagdasarian the owner of Wine Plus! Wine Plus is an online retailer for many types of wines from around the world. They also have an entire section dedicated to Armenian wines. You can find their Armenian wine selections at www.winesofArmenia.com. So,... The post Stepan Bagdasarian from Wine Plus! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:33:01

Armine Hakopyan from the Armenian Kids Club!

10/13/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno has a big show this week! Johno interviews Armine Hakopyan on the all the great work she does with helping Armenian kids understand our Armenian language. You can find out more about her work at www.armeniankidsclub.com or on Facebook. Anush Gharibyan O’Connor comes on to talk about the... The post Armine Hakopyan from the Armenian Kids Club! appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:01:14:38

Filmmaker Bared Maronian

10/2/2017
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On this episode of Armenia Proud, Johno interviews Bared Maronian the creator of the highly acclaimed documentary “Women of 1915”! Enjoy another interesting show that Armenia Proud once again delivers. Join us for this episode of Armenia Proud! About the show: Website: Armenia Proud Facebook: A Toast to Armenia Twitter: @armeniaproud Email questions or comments... The post Filmmaker Bared Maronian appeared first on Armenia Proud.

Duration:00:41:22