Born - 14.01.1930 in Yerevan. Died - 28.12.1998 in Yerevan.
1953 - graduated from the Yerevan State Conservatory. 1957 - took postgraduate studies in Moscow Conservatory (Aram Khachaturyan's master class). 1962 -1968 - director of State Opera and Ballet Theatre in Yerevan.
1956 - For Honor
1960 - Northern Rainbow
1960 - They are to Live
1961 - Road
1965 - Extraordinary Assignment
1966 - Avdo's Car, short
1968 - There Lived a Man
1969 - An Explosion after Midnight
1970 - A Shot on the Border
1972 - Armenian Murals
1973 - The Last Deed of Kamo
1978 - Star of Hope
1993 - Catastrophe(along with Yu. Harutyunyan)