Alexander Arutiunian

1920 - 2012

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Alexander Grigori Arutiunian (Armenian: Ալեքսանդր Գրիգորի Հարությունյան), also known as Arutunian, Arutyunyan, Arutjunjan, Harutyunian or Harutiunian (23 September 1920 – 28 March 2012), was a Soviet and Armenian composer and pianist, widely known for his 1950 Trumpet Concerto. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Arutiunian has received more than 84,274 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Alexander Arutiunian is the 559th most popular composer (up from 586th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from Armenia (down from 20th in 2019) and the most popular Armenian Composer.

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Among composers, Alexander Arutiunian ranks 559 out of 1,228Before him are George Antheil, Tommaso Traetta, Luis de Milán, Antoine Brumel, Johann Friedrich Agricola, and Marc'Antonio Ingegneri. After him are François Devienne, Charles Lecocq, Alexandre Desplat, Franz Lachner, Jacob van Eyck, and Aloysia Weber.

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Among people born in 1920, Alexander Arutiunian ranks 129Before him are Meliton Kantaria, Heinz Kessler, Thomas Szasz, Stan Ockers, Martine Carol, and Zhou Xuan. After him are Yevgeny Dragunov, Viveca Lindfors, Hans Blumenberg, Mohammed Dib, Jack Lord, and Marie Tharp. Among people deceased in 2012, Alexander Arutiunian ranks 113Before him are Miljan Miljanić, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed, Edoardo Mangiarotti, Ann Rutherford, Thomas Szasz, and Kaneto Shindo. After him are Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, Giorgio Chinaglia, Malam Bacai Sanhá, Anita Björk, Lina Romay, and Shulamith Firestone.

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In Armenia

Among people born in Armenia, Alexander Arutiunian ranks 23 out of 124Before him are Ashot I of Armenia (820), Vardan Mamikonian (388), Djivan Gasparyan (1928), Tigranes III (-100), Olga Chekhova (1897), and Silva Kaputikyan (1919). After him are Arno Babajanian (1921), Armen Dzhigarkhanyan (1935), Avetik Isahakyan (1875), Frunzik Mkrtchyan (1930), Anania Shirakatsi (610), and Andranik Margaryan (1949).

Among COMPOSERS In Armenia

Among composers born in Armenia, Alexander Arutiunian ranks 1After him are Arno Babajanian (1921).