Melikyan Hrachia Quintet N° 1 Mcx48

Hrachia Melikyan

Quintet N° 1

for woodwind quintet

Level: advanced
Duration: 14'
Series
Armenian Composers Series

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Profound musical sensitivity

Melikyan’s writing exploits the extreme technical, musical, and emotional resources of the performers who share his level of profound musical sensitivity while the roots of his music remain firmly implanted in the traditions of the Armenian cultural and musical experience.

“It is an expressive work deploying a strong dramatic character leading into serenity." Alain Ehkirch, Quintette à vent de Bretagne (France). 

Instrumentation
flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon
Composed
1990
Genre
contemporary
Published
2010
Movements
I. Moderato
II. Allegretto
Publisher
Editions Bim
Hrachia Melikyan

Hrachia Melikyan (1947-2006)

Hrachia Melikyan, a talented exponent of the Armenian contemporary  school of composition, was born in 1947 in Yerevan, Armenia. He graduated from the Yerevan State Conservatory’s Department of Composition in 1972. During   the 1960’s and 70’s, he represented the contemporary classical school, advancing his own individual concepts and... Read more