Capital Cities’ Sebu Simonian to Perform at Pasadena School Gala

St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School is celebrating its 30th Anniversary

PASADENA, Calif.—St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School will celebrate its 30th Pearl Anniversary on Jan. 24 with the theme of “Bringing Music to Our Children.” The Pearl Anniversary opens a new chapter in the school’s history, undertaking primary steps to introduce an engaging music program for all students.

The School will hold a black tie gala, complete with red carpet, Champagne lounge, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction, valet service, dinner, and special musical guests including Capital Cities’ Sebu Simonian.

The event will be hosted at St. Gregory Armenian Church’s Geragos Hall on Jan. 24 starting at 7 pm.

Fundraising, donations and silent auction items will aid the goals of the school to come to fruition. Proceeds will create a comprehensive music program for preschool to eighth grade students, help build partnerships with local conservatories and will establish a musical instruments library. All donations are tax deductible.

Tickets are $125. To purchase tickets or reserve a table, email Varteni Bardakjian at

St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School is a bilingual institution that fosters academic excellence, exceeds state standards, and delivers outstanding placement scores by its graduates at prestigious high schools. St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School empowers students to explore, engage and enlighten via its pillars of education: academia, nurturing environment, creative thinking, innovation, progressive philosophy and spirituality. Competitive with local private schools, St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School engages students to develop confidence, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.


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