Grant Beglarian


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(b Tiflis, 1927; d White Plains, NY, 2002).

Russ.‐born Amer. Composer. Went to USA in 1947. Founded Music Book Associates in NY, 1961. Dir. young composers' project, Ford Foundation 1961–9. Dean and prof. of mus., sch. of performing arts, Univ. of S. California, Los Angeles, 1969–82. Comps. incl. vn. sonata; vc. sonata; Sym.; Divertimento for orchestra (1957–8); cantata ‘… And All the Hills Echoed’ (1968); Fables, Foibles, and Fancies (1971); Diversions, va., vc., orch. (1972); Sinfonia for str. (1974); To Manitou, sop., orch. (1976); and Partita for Orch. (1986).

Subjects: Music.

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