Alexander Grigori Arutiunian

Alexander Grigori Arutiunian

Birth
Yerevan, K'aghak' Yerevan, Armenia
Death 28 Mar 2012 (aged 91)
Yerevan, K'aghak' Yerevan, Armenia
Burial Yerevan, K'aghak' Yerevan, Armenia
Memorial ID 97228109 · View Source
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Alexander Harutyunyan was born in 1920 in Yerevan. He graduated from Yerevan Conservatory's creative and piano departments in 1941. Between 1946-48 he improved his skills in Moscow Center of Armenian Culture. From 1954 until 91 he was the artistic head of the Armenian Philharmonic, and professor at the Yerevan Conservatory from 1970-2008. Some of Arutiunian's works for wind instruments, notably the 1950 concerto for trumpet, the concerto for tuba, and the brass quintet Armenian Scenes, have secured their place in the international repertory,


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  • Created by: Paul S.
  • Added: 16 Sep 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 97228109
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Grigori Arutiunian (23 Sep 1920–28 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 97228109, citing Komitas Pantheon, Yerevan, K'aghak' Yerevan, Armenia ; Maintained by Paul S. (contributor 18204635) .