Edvard Mikhailovich Mirzoian
Edvard Mirzoian, USSR Composer.
Mirzoian, Edvard was born on May 12, 1921 in Gori.
Pupil of S. Barkhudarian and V. Tal’ian. Pupil of G. Litinskii, V. Tsukerman, N. Peiko and N. Rakov.
Son of the composer
M. Mirzoian (1888-1958). Graduated from the Erevan Conservatory,
1941. In the army, March-November
Studied at the musical studio of the House of Armenian Culture,
1946. Returned to Erevan, 1948. Taught composition at the Erevan Conservatory from 1949.
Professor from 1965. Influenced by Armenian folk music.