Khachaturian

[ kah-chuh-toor-ee-uhn, kach-uh-; Russian khuh-chyuh-too-ryahn ]
/ ˌkɑ tʃəˈtʊər i ən, ˌkætʃ ə-; Russian xə tʃyə tuˈryɑn /

noun

A·ram I·lich [ar-uhm -il-yich; Russian uh-rahm ee-lyeech], /ˈær əm ˈɪl yɪtʃ; Russian ʌˈrɑm iˈlyitʃ/, 1903–78, Armenian composer.

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Khachaturian
/ (ˌkɑːtʃəˈtʊərɪən, xətʃətuˈrjan) /

noun

Aram Ilich (ˈarəm iljˈjitʃ). 1903–78, Russian composer. His works, which often incorporate Armenian folk tunes, include a piano concerto and the ballets Gayaneh (1942) and Spartacus (1954)
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