Alexander Grigori Arutiunian (Armenian: Ալեքսանդր Գրիգորի Հարությունյան), also known as Arutunian, Arutyunyan, Arutjunjan or Harutiunian (23 September 1920 – 28 March 2012), was a Soviet/Armenian composer and pianist, widely known for his 1950 trumpet concerto. A professor at Yerevan State Conservatory, he was recognized with many awards for his work, including the Stalin Prize in 1949 and People's Artist of the USSR in 1970, as well as numerous honors from his homeland of Armenia.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1994 The Classical Album L. Mozart, Hummel, Arutiunian, Sandoval; Arturo Sandoval, London Symphony Orchestra, Luis Haza 1
1997 Violin Concerto / Concerto for Piano / Sinfonietta Arutunian; Ilya Grubert, Narine Arutiunian, Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Constantine Orbelian 1
2000 Soviet Trumpet Concertos Vainberg, Pakhmutova, Arutiunian; Bibi Black, Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Constantine Orbelian 1
2008 20th Century Tuba Concertos Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ալեքսանդր Գրիգորի Հարությունյան, John Williams, Torbjörn Iwan Lundquist; Øystein Baadsvik, Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Anne Manson 2
2011 Seraph Arutiunian, MacMillan, Zimmermann; Alison Balsom 1

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