Alternate Names/Transliterations: Арам Ильич Хачатурян, Aram Il’ič Hačaturjan, Aram Il’ich Khachaturian, Aram Ilych Khachaturian, Արամ Եղիայի. Sonatine für Klavier / Sonatina for piano / Aram Khachaturian. by Aram Khachaturi︠a︡n; A G Rubbakh. Downloadable musical score: Document. No Linguistic. Sonatina (). Piano Solo. Series: Piano Solo. Publisher: G. Schirmer, Inc. Composer: Aram Khachaturian. View Instrumentation. (US). Inventory #HL.

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Los Angeles Philharmonic Association. Unlike Prokofiev and Shostakovich, Khachaturian was “entirely a creation of the Soviet musical and dance establishment”. List of compositions by Aram Khachaturian. He composed the Second Symphony on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the October Revolution and incidental music to Masquerade”a symphonic suite in the tradition of lavish classical Russian music”, on Mikhail Lermontov ‘s play of the same title.

Armenian Academy of Sciences 1: It was a great success that earned Khachaturian a Soviet State Prize. His other significant compositions include the Masquerade Suitethe Anthem of the Armenian SSRthree symphonies,and around 25 film scores. Khachaturian is widely known for his use of folk songs of various sonatjna groups in his compositions, most notably those of Armenians. In Kanet, Roger E.

I grew up in an khachaturiqn rich in folk music: Sovetskaya Entsiklopediya and Sovetsky Kompozitor. The Definitive Guide to Classical Music.

Born and raised in Tbilisithe capital of GeorgiaKhachaturian moved to Moscow in following the Sovietization of the Caucasus. Armenians are extremely proud of Khachaturian Komitas, Portrait of an Armenian Icon.


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Huizenga, Tom 5 June Arranged by Avetik Pivazyan and Ruben Asatryan. Josef Woodard, writing for the Los Angeles Timessuggests that he has “long [been] considered a lighter-weight participant among 20th-century composers,” [85] while classic music broadcaster Norman Gilliland describes him as a “major” composer of the 20th century.

Inthe Bolsheviks rose to power in Russia in the October Revolution. Retrieved from ” https: He argued, “Such a view is simplistic, given that he had a major brush with the authorities in Khachaturian, who created sonwtina first Armenian ballet musicsymphony, concerto, and film score, [B] is considered khachaturjan most renowned Armenian composer of the 20th century.

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Mansurian appears at around Musicians and Composers of the 20th Century-Volume 3. He produced around 25 film scores.

He would go on to become a teacher there on his way to becoming a major composer of the twentieth century. As others see khachatturian To this people is dedicated my entire conscious life, as is all my creative work. Aram Khachaturian, the most famous Armenian composer of the 20th century.

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His most popular piece, the ” Sabre Dance ” from Gayanehas been used extensively in popular culture and has been covered by a number of musicians worldwide.

Archived from the original on 19 February The Complete Classical Music Guide. He is highly regarded in Armenia, where he is considered a “national treasure”. InKhachaturian began conducting [45] and started teaching composition at his alma maters—the Gnessin Institute sinceand later at the Moscow Conservatory since Reproducing Piano Roll Foundation.


Khachaturian is cited by musicologists as a follower of Russian classical traditions.

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Archived from the original on 15 August When I piao of Shostakovich Russia is his first homeland. Film and Television Scores, — Without prior music training, he enrolled in the Gnessin Musical Institutesubsequently studying at the Moscow Conservatory in the class of Nikolai Myaskovskyamong others. He conducted the National Symphony Orchestra in a program of his own works. Khachaturian wrote incidental music for several plays, including Macbeth, The Widow from ValenciaMasqueradeKing Lear The Rough Guide to Classical Music 5th revised and expanded ed.

He suggests that Khachaturian’s works carry “the vibrant rhythms and stirring pace of Caucasian dance music”, but at the same time are “original compositions that reworked that cultural material through new instrumentation and according to European musical canons, resulting in a sound unique to the composer”.

Besides his being an atheist, his Armenian descent Sketches of characteristics] in Russian. Frolova-Walker, Marina Summer California State University, Fresno.