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Kurban Primov

Kurban Primov, Folk musician.

Background

  • Primov, Kurban was born in 1880 in Liulably, Azerbaidzhan.

  • Education

    • Pupil of the famous musician, Sadykhdzhan.

    Career

    • Became a well-known tara musician (the tara is a balalaika type of instrument popular in Armenia, Azerbaidzhan and Georgia), and the first tara musician to perform solo at variety concerts. Composed and performed his own music.
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    Died August 29, 1965
    (aged 85)
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