Khachaturian Aram Ilich
Kha·cha·tu·ri·an(kä′chä-to͝or′ē-ən, kăch′ə-, KHə-chə-to͞or-yän′), Aram Ilich 1903-1978.
Russian composer of Armenian parentage whose works include concertos for piano and violin, symphonies, and ballets, such as Gayane (1942).
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