Step‘anian, Haro Levoni
- Svetlana Sarkisyan
(b Yelizavetpol [now Gyanja], Azerbaijan, 13/April 25, 1897; d Yerevan, Jan 9, 1966). Armenian composer. He studied composition under Gnesin at the Moscow Music College (1923–6) and under Shcherbachyov and K‘ushnar at the Leningrad Conservatory (1926–30). Thereafter he settled in Yerevan, teaching at the conservatory and holding the presidency of the Armenian Composers’ Union (...