Musicians

Stepan Simonian

Stepan Simonian

The Russian-born German pianist, Stepan Simonian, began his piano studies at the age of 5 and his first teacher was his grandfather, artistic...

Nikoghayos Tigranyan

Nikoghayos Tigranyan

Nikoghayos Tigranyan (19 (31) August 1856, Gyumri – 17 February 1951, Yerevan) was an Armenian composer, ethnomusicologist and pianist.

Marina Manukian

Marina Manukian

At the age of 11, violinist Marina Manukian joined the Radio and Television Violin Ensemble of Armenia thus becoming the youngest professional...

Natalie Aroyan

Natalie Aroyan

Natalie Aroyan is an Armenian-Australian Soprano. Prior to studying opera, Natalie graduated with a double-degree in Business and I.T. at the...

Vardan Mamikonian

Vardan Mamikonian

The Armenian pianist, Vardan Mamikonian was born into a musical family. He began his piano studies at the Yerevan School of Music at the age of 6...

Hasmik Papian

Hasmik Papian

Hasmik Papian is an Armenian soprano. Papian was awarded the People's Artist of Armenia title in 2004.

Petros Shoujounian

Petros Shoujounian

Petros Shoujounian is an Armenian Canadian composer who focuses on orchestral, piano, chamber, and choral music.

Jean Ter-Merguerian

Jean Ter-Merguerian

Jean Ter-Merguerian (Armenian: Ժան Տեր-Մերկերյան; Marseille, 5 October 1935 – 29 September 2015) was a French-Armenian virtuoso violinist and...

Angelo Ephrikian

Angelo Ephrikian

Angelo Ephrikian (October 20, 1913 – October 30, 1982) was an Italian musicologist and violinist of Armenian descent. Angelo Ephrikian was born in...

Grant Beglarian

Grant Beglarian

Grant Beglarian, composer, foundation executive and educator, served as dean of performing arts at USC from 1969 to 1982.

Emmanuel Tjeknavorian

Emmanuel Tjeknavorian

Emmanuel Tjeknavorian (born April 22, 1995 in Vienna, Austria) is an Austrian violinist. Born into a family of musicians, Tjeknavorian began to...

Khachatur Avetisyan

Khachatur Avetisyan

Khachatur Avetisyan (1926–1996) was an influential Armenian composer. Avetisyan was born in Leninakan, Armenian SSR (now Gyumri, Armenia).

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