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Khachaturian

[kah-chuh-too r-ee-uh n, kach-uh-; Russian khuh-chyuh-too-ryahn] /ˌkɑ tʃəˈtʊər i ən, ˌkætʃ ə-; Russian xə tʃyə tuˈryɑn/
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Aram Ilich
[ar-uh m il-yich;; Russian uh-rahm ee-lyeech] /ˈær əm ˈɪl yɪtʃ;; Russian ʌˈrɑm iˈlyitʃ/ (Show IPA),
1903–78, Armenian composer.
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Khachaturian

/ˌkɑːtʃəˈtʊərɪən; xətʃətuˈrjan/
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Aram Ilich (ˈarəm iljˈjitʃ). 1903–78, Russian composer. His works, which often incorporate Armenian folk tunes, include a piano concerto and the ballets Gayaneh (1942) and Spartacus (1954)
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