Aram Khachaturian

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Khachaturian's music brought together the Eastern rhythms and harmonies of Armenian, Georgian, and Azerbaijani music with Western traditions during the Soviet era.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Gayane, ballet in 4 acts 1941 Ballet
Spartacus, ballet 1950 Ballet
Masquerada, suite from the incidental music for orchestra (or piano) 1944 Orchestral
Gayane Suite, for orchestra No. 3 1943 Orchestral
Violin Concerto in D minor (also arranged for violin & piano) 1940 Concerto
Piano Concerto in D flat major (also arranged for 2 pianos) 1936 Concerto
Cello Concerto in E minor 1946 Concerto
Toccata for piano in E flat minor 1932 Keyboard
Spartacus Suite, for orchestra No. 2 1955 Orchestral
Gayane Suite, for orchestra No. 1 1943 Orchestral
Spartacus Suite, for orchestra No. 1 1955 Orchestral
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
The Battle of Stalingrad, suite from the film score (from the film by Vladimir Petrov) 1949 Orchestral
Masquerada, incidental music 1941 Orchestral
Trio for clarinet, violin & piano in G minor 1932 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 2 in A minor ("Symphony with Bells") 1943 Symphony
Children's Album Book 1, for piano 1947 Keyboard
Concerto-Rhapsody for cello & orchestra in D minor 1963 Concerto
Flute Concerto (authorized transcription by J.P. Rampal of the Violin Concerto) 1940 Concerto
Symphony No.1 in E minor 1934 Symphony
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