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Grant Aramovich Grigorian

composer

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.