COMPOSER

Aram Khachaturian

1903 - 1978

Aram Khachaturian

Aram Il'yich Khachaturian (; Russian: Арам Ильич Хачатурян, IPA: [ɐˈram ɪˈlʲjit͡ɕ xət͡ɕɪtʊˈrʲan]; Armenian: Արամ Խաչատրյան, Aram Xačatryan; pronounced [ɑˈɾɑm χɑt͡ʃʰɑt(ə)ɾˈjɑn]; Georgian: არამ ხაჩატურიანი; 6 June [O.S. 24 May] 1903 – 1 May 1978) was a Soviet Armenian composer and conductor. He is considered one of the leading Soviet composers.Born and raised in Tbilisi, the multicultural capital of Georgia, Khachaturian moved to Moscow in 1921 following the Sovietization of the Caucasus. Without prior music training, he enrolled in the Gnessin Musical Institute, subsequently studying at the Moscow Conservatory in the class of Nikolai Myaskovsky, among others. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aram Khachaturian has received more than 791,400 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 56th most popular composer.

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  • 63

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 12.26

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.88

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Aram Khachaturian ranks 56 out of 1,008Before him are Jean-Philippe Rameau, Georg Philipp Telemann, Carl Orff, Domenico Scarlatti, Guido of Arezzo, and Erik Satie. After him are Alexander Borodin, Arnold Schoenberg, Henry Purcell, Astor Piazzolla, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, and George Gershwin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1903, Aram Khachaturian ranks 6Before him are George Orwell, John von Neumann, Konrad Lorenz, Theodor W. Adorno, and Georges Simenon. After him are Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Olav V of Norway, Mark Rothko, Habib Bourguiba, Marguerite Yourcenar, and C. F. Powell. Among people deceased in 1978, Aram Khachaturian ranks 4Before him are Pope Paul VI, Pope John Paul I, and Golda Meir. After him are Kurt Gödel, Aldo Moro, Jacques Brel, Adolf Dassler, Giorgio de Chirico, Santiago Bernabéu Yeste, Manne Siegbahn, and Ramón Mercader.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Aram Khachaturian ranks 3 out of 202Before him are Joseph Stalin (1879) and Darius the Great (-550). After him are Lavrentiy Beria (1899), Eduard Shevardnadze (1928), Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893), Tamar of Georgia (1166), Tigran Petrosian (1929), Yakov Dzhugashvili (1907), Niko Pirosmani (1862), David IV of Georgia (1073), and Aleksei Brusilov (1853).

Among COMPOSERS In Georgia

Among composers born in Georgia, Aram Khachaturian ranks 1After him are Zacharia Paliashvili (1871), Mikael Tariverdiev (1931), and Edvard Mirzoyan (1921).

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