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Grant Aramovich Grigorian

Grant Grigorian, USSR Composer.

Background

  • Grigorian, Grant was born on April 10, 1919 in Sukhumi in the Caucasus to Armenian parents.

  • Career

    • Taught at the Iakutsk Music School from 1953. His residence in Iakutsk, the coldest place in Siberia, in 1953 and his premature death there remain unexplained by official sources. Probably a Gulag inmate in Iakutia where there were many camps at the time.
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    Died January 27, 1962
    (aged 42)
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