RA Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport  and Yerevan State Arno Babajanyan Musical-Pedagogical College organized “Arno Babajanyan International Competition-Festival for Junior and Young Pianists” in 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019. 

Nearly 500 young pianists from Armenia, Nagorno Karabakh, Russia, Georgia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Australia, Syria, China, France, Estonia and the USA participated in the competition-festival. 
The judges consisted of famous music teachers from Latvia, Russia, Kazakhstan, Estonia, Georgia, and Armenia. 
The Honorary president of the 1st International Competition-Festival was People’s Artist of USSR, composer Edvard Mirzoyan. 

Arno Babajanyan VI International Competition-Festival for Junior and Young Pianists dedicated to the 100th  anniversary of the composer will be held on November 21-28, 2021.