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1937 - Born in Athens (Greece)
1937
Born in Athens (Greece).
 

1947
Repatriated to Armenia.


1963
Yerevan National School in Ed. Mirzoyan’s class which he attended for a year.


1968
R. Melikian College Theoretical and Composition departments.


1972

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.


1973
String Quartet, performed in UCH.

1974
Three sketches for wind quartet, performed in UCH.


1975
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.


1976
Completed “Pepush” children’s opera.

Sonata for cello and piano.


1977
Graduated from the Conservatory presenting his First Symphony and Cello sonata. The author later destroyed the symphony.


1978
A Piacere Chamber Concerto for string orchestra

Sonata Poema for violin and piano
Death Symphonic Poem
 

1979
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.
 

1981
Meditations for clarinet and piano.

Memorial to the Martyrs Requiem Cantata.

1982
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 Martirosian

1983
On the 23rd of April in Komitas Chamber Music Hall Arthur Papazian performed Sonata Dedication to Komitas for the first time.

1984
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 pedagogical college.
December 15th in UCA Marina Dellalian performed Sonata Dedication To Komitas .


1985
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 author.

24th November concert-meeting with the students of Novosibirsk Conservatory students.
25th November concert of Dellalian`s works was performed in Novosibirsk Academic city.


1986
Ecloga Chamber Concert for string orchestra and flute.
Minute of Silence for female chorus, a capella.
Topophono concerto for string orchestra, piano and French horn

February 28th 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 Sinfonova.

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 in London Dedication to Komitas was performed.

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.


1987
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.

1988
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.

September 24th 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. Zhukov.

October 23rd in the Maryland University Music festival Dedication to Komitas sonata was performed by A. Papazian.

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.


1989
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 Jaghacpanian.

March 14th 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.


1990
Jackie Abramian included the interview with H. Dellalian in her Conversations with Contemporary Armenian Artists, Published by ANAMA Books,USA

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. Yerkanian.

 
1991
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.


1995
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.


1996
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