Coevals about Komitas

For teaching a song, he strived to explain the content of material in every comprehensive way. For instance, if he was to teach Horovel song, he commenced with analyzing that song and depicting the situation of peasant, … who shared his sufferings with the ox and begged him that he would help him plow, reap, thrash and return debts to lender. After a comprehensive explanation of the song content, Komitas approached to the piano, played and sang in a gentle voice.

— Varsham Parsadanyan