Born - 18.01.1906 in Merv (Turkmenistan). Died - 30.09.1958 in Yerevan.
1926-30 - studied at musical school of Armenian art house in Baku. 1936 - graduated from the Yerevan Conservatory (composition and conducting classes). 1930-39 - worked as a head of the musical department in Sundukyan Drama Theater in Yerevan. 1939-47 - musical head of Armenfilm.
1937 - Six Shots
1938 - Sevan's Fishermen
1938 - Mountainous March
1939 - People of Our Collective Farm
1940 - Country of Joy, doc.
1941 - Blood for Blood, short
1941 - Fire in the Woods, short
1941 - Family of Patriots, short
1941 - Lesson of Soviet Language, short
1942 - Daughter, short
1943 - David-Bek
1943 - The Guardsman's Wife, short
1945 - Native Country, doc.
1947 - Anahit
1949 - A Girl From Ararat Valley
1950 - Soviet Armenia, doc.
1954 - The Secret of Mountain Lake
1956 - Centuries and Years, doc.
1957 - To Whom the Life Smiles