On the occasion of the 22nd Anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Armenia on Tuesday 24th of september 2013 a concert by "Karin" took place at the Schouwburg Theater in Rijswijk which concert was followed by a well attended reception
"Karin'' is an Armenian Folk Singing and Dance Ensemble which was established in 2001. The founding director was Gagik Ginosyan, the Honoroury cultural employee of Armenia. The conductor is Sevada Iritsyan "Karin'' is regularly performing on festivals, participating competitions, joining television programs and last but not least wining awards. In the beginning ''Karin'' only performed in Armenia but nowadays they are performing in the Armenian diaspora.
In 2008 'Karin'" has received from the Armenian Ministry of Culture the award voor maintenance the traditional Armenian culture. At this moment ''Karin'' belongs to the best 3 folklore Ensembles in the world. Besides ''Karin'' has received in 2011 an award for the best Singing and Dance during the World Folkdance in Palma de Mallorca, Spain