Armenian Artists

Composer

Gusan Shahen was born in 1909 in Krbulakh, died in 1990 in Yerevan. His poetry and music are closely connected with his native country rich of folk traditions.

Composer

Gusan Sheram (real name and surname is Grigor Talian) was born in Alexandropol (present Gyumri) in 1857, died in Yerevan in 1938.

Composer

She was born in Yerevan in 1945. In 1969 she graduated from the Yerevan Conservatory, the class of music history and theory, and in 1980 - the class of compositions after E. Mirzoian.

Composer

He was born in 1940 in Yerevan. In 1963 he graduated from the history faculty of the Yerevan State University, and in 1966 - the composer faculty of the Yerevan Conservatory, the class of E.

Composer

Sirvant Karamanuk (nee Kalpakian) was born on December 1, 1912 in the Uskudar district of Constantinople (Istanbul).

Composer

He was born in Getabek (Armenia) in 1876, died in 1939 in Philadelphia (USA). He lived in Shushi, studied in the Gevorgian Ecclesiastical Academy in Echmiadzin.

Piano

Sofya Melikyan was born in Yerevan, Armenia in 1978, and began her music studies at the age of 5 at the Tchaikovksy Specialized Music School - studying piano with Anahit Shajbazyan.

Conductor (1901-1979)

Armenian conductor and pedagogue, People's Artist of the Republic of Armenia (1956), Distinguished Artist of Uzbekistan (1944).

Composer

He was born in Yerevan in 1957. In 1981 he graduated from the Yerevan Conservatory, the composer faculty, and then, in 1985, the post-graduate courses.

Composer

He was born in Baku in 1917, died in Yerevan in 1973.