1937 - Born in Athens (Greece)
Born in Athens (Greece).
Repatriated to Armenia.
Yerevan National School in Ed. Mirzoyan’s class which he
attended for a year.
R. Melikian College Theoretical and Composition departments.
Graduated from college, performing Stabat Mater trio for soprano,
cello and piano and Komitasakan vocal cycle for baritone and piano.
Entered the State Conservatory after
Komitass, in E. Baghdasarian’s class.
String Quartet, performed in UCH.
Three sketches for wind quartet, performed in UCH.
Began working on Pepush children’s opera based on the
homonymous poem by V. Babayan
Participated in a students’ conference in Alma-Ata where he presented his String
and Wind quartets.
Completed “Pepush” children’s opera.
Sonata for cello and piano.
Graduated from the Conservatory presenting his First
Symphony and Cello sonata. The author later destroyed the symphony.
A Piacere Chamber Concerto for string orchestra
for violin and piano
Joined the USSR Union of Composers and wrote Three
Interpretations for Chamber Orchestra.
On the 18th of April for the
first time the author’s Piano and Cello sonata was played in the
Armenian Philharmonic small concert hall.
Meditations for clarinet and piano.
Memorial to the Martyrs
Sonata for piano Dedication To Komitas.
Symphony No.2 for Chamber
Orchestra. In UCA plenum Meditations for clarinet and piano was performed
by Abgar Muradian and the author.
Sonata for Cello and piano performed by Felix Simonian and Nelly
On the 23rd of April in Komitas Chamber Music Hall
Arthur Papazian performed Sonata Dedication to Komitas for the first
Medium Sonata for bassoon.
Vocal cycle When Dusk is Falling.
Requiem Trionfale for Organ.
On the 25th of May the author met the students of Ostrovski
December 15th in UCA Marina Dellalian performed Sonata
Dedication To Komitas .
On May 15th in Toronto Conservatory concert hall,
February 15th in the White House concert hall, March 20th
in Carnegie Hall, April 10th Sala Maggiore,
April 12th in Reggia Emilia Hall, April 15th in Pescara,
April 19th in Spoletto Maria Imaculata Hall, April 23rd in
Teatro della Erbe in Milan, November 30th in
Gulbenkian Grand Auditorium in Lisbon performed Dedication to Komitas
sonata by Artur Papazian.
On April 24th in St.Markus
temple in Venice The Requiem Trionfale performed by Perch Jamkochin.
On 23rd of October in
Novosibirsk Conservatory Large Concert Hall a concert of Dellalian’s works was
performed. The program included Sonata- poem for Violin
and piano performed by M.Shaviner and the author, Sonata for cello and piano
performed by N. Girumian and O. Anisimova. When Dusk is Falling vocal
cycle by Nelly Qarimian and Dedication to Komitas performed by the
24th November concert-meeting
with the students of Novosibirsk Conservatory students.
25th November concert of Dellalian`s works was performed in
Novosibirsk Academic city.
Ecloga Chamber Concert for string
orchestra and flute.
Minute of Silence for female chorus, a capella.
concerto for string orchestra,
piano and French horn
Topophono was performed for the first time
by SINFONOVA Chamber orchestra in Boston, New England University
Jordan Hall. Conductor A. Gharabekian, soloists A. Papazian and N. Gainsford.
Dellalian was nominated a member of
Cambridge - Yerevan sister cities association.
30th May in the Soviet Armenian
Music Festival Dedication to Komitas Sonata was performed.
11th of November Topophono
was performed for the opening concert of the season by Sinfonova orchestra in
Boston’s New England University Jordan Hall. Conductor A. Gharabekian, soloists
A. Gujumgian and N. Gainsford.
November 16th in L.A., Dorothy
Chandler Pavilion American music festival, Topophono was performed by
December 1st -10th
H. Dellalian and Ed. Mirzoyan were invited to the USA by AATM. December 7th
in Hollywood Hall, LA concert – meeting with Dellalian and Mirzoyan.
December 4th in Widgemore Hall
Dedication to Komitas
December 16th for the first time
in Yerevan in Komitas Chamber Music Hall Topophono was performed.
Conductor Z. Vardanian, soloist T. Zarian.
December 19th in UCA Plenum
Minute of Silence
– for female chorus, a capella was performed
. Director A. Vardanian.
In New York
Dedication to Komitas
was recorded on “Armenian
Composers” record performed by Arthur Papazian.
March 16th in St Nikolaus Cathedral in Germany,
April 1st in the Cathedral of Koln the Requiem Trionfale was
performed by P. Jamkochian
In June, in Yerevan Arm Philharmonic Hall,
September 16th in Domian Cathedral, in Riga and Cazan the Requiem
Trionfale was performed by Arthur Adamian.
September 22nd Dedication to
Komitas was performed in the Komitas Chamber Music Hall by Sedrak Yerkanian.
October 1st Day of Armenian Music in Kiev, Topophono was
performed by the Ukranian Chamber Orchestra, Conductor V. Matrukhin.
11th of December H.
Dellalian was awarded the Golden Wreath and Super Star of the Southern
California Motion Picture Council.
Topophono was considered to be the best
work of the year and one of the best performed works of the American festival.
April 20th in Royal Five Hall, Tokio Requiem
Trionfale was performed by P. Jamkochian.
May 15, in Komitas Chamber Music Hall
Dedication to Komitas was performed by A. Yerkanian.
in the Cathedral of Altenberg, and September 27th in Köln Cathedral
Requiem Trionfale was performed by P. Jamkochian.
October 1st in Moscow on the
International Day of Music Concert in the Hall of the Composer’s house,
Topophono was performed by the Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Conductor I.
October 23rd in the Maryland
University Music festival Dedication to Komitas sonata was performed by
November 30th to December 22nd
travelled to his native land – Greece, and Cyprus. December 7th in
Galitea’s Pontos . Cultural Centre meeting-concert with H. Dellalian.
December 15th – 22nd
lectures and concerts in Melkonian establishment in Cyprus.
February 22nd in Tokio, March 1st in Osaka and
March 6th in Nagoa in the concert dedicated to the victims of the
Armenian earthquake Dedication to Komitas was performed by Gayane
in the Philharmonic hall in Pecs (Hungary) and March 15th in Budapest
Dedication to Komitas was performed by Gayane Jaghatspanian.
October 28th in Artsakh Dedication to Komitas was
performed by S.Yerkanian, November 12th in London, 14th in
Manchester, 16th in Leeds, 19th in Barkley Central Library
Dedication to Komitas was performed by A. Papazian.
Jackie Abramian included the interview with H. Dellalian in her
Conversations with Contemporary Armenian Artists, Published by ANAMA
February 1st in
Musikhochschule Hall in Hannover in the “New days of Music” Festival Volter
Tessman performed The Sonata Medium.
April 25th in A.
Khachatrian Concert hall Requiem Trionfale was performed by B. Jamkochian.
May 4th on Armenian TV
for the first time Immersed Sun dramatic Cantata was performed.
May 4th in the concert hall of
“Nor Serund” Organisation from Vaspurakan Dedication to Komitas was
performed by Gayane Jaghatspanian.
September 15th Death
symphonic poem was recorded by The Novosibirsk Symphonic Orchestra, Director A.
Katz. October 29th and 30th in Sverdlovsk, November 17th
in Komitas Chamber Music Hall Dedication to Komitas was performed by S.
Dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
Requiem Trionfale was filmed, performed by B. Jamkochian. Hye Horisone
Television Videos, At Eglise du Gesu in Montreal, 1991.
May 5th Topophono was performed in the Yerevan Komitas Chamber
Music Hall conducted by E. Khachatrian, soloist S.Yerkanian. December 17th
in the Gulbenkian Foundation Hall Sonata for Cello and piano was
performed by Levon Mouradian and Michelle Gal.
Dedication to Komitas was recorded by Artur Papazian ,
LIVE Recording 1995, PAPART CD 1012. Later in Carnegie Hall a concert was
recorded that included Dedication to Komitas Sonata.
October 30th in San Rock Festival, Lisbon,
Meditations Sonata was performed by Joaquim Ribeiro and Marina Dellalian. In
the same concert The Sonata-Poem was performed by Narine Dellalian and M.
Dellalian. November 13th in Festival “Seixal Cultural”
Sonata for Cello and piano
was performed by Levon Mouradi