Romanos Melikian (Armenian: Ռոմանոս Հովակիմի Մելիքյան; October 1, 1883, Kizlyar – March 30, 1935, Yerevan) was an Armenian composer.
He finished the Rostov Musical College, then the classes of Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov and B. Yavorsky. In 1914 he graduated from Saint Petersburg Conservatory. In 1908 he was among the organizers of "Music League" in Tiflis. In 1925 Melikian founded the musical school of Stepanakert, in 1933 he became one of the founders of Armenian Opera Theatre.
Romanos Melikian is buried at Komitas Pantheon which is located in the city center of Yerevan.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 1st, 1883 (Kizlyar), Died March 30th, 1935 (Tbilisi;Yerevan)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-34269||10-in.||1/11/1926||Duee, duee!||Hosrof Bagraduni||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34508||10-in.||1/28/1926||Whyry zaghig||Hosrof Bagraduni||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34927||10-in.||3/2/1926||Vart||Hosrof Bagraduni||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Melik'yan, Ṛomanos," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105149.
Melik'yan, Ṛomanos. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105149.
"Melik'yan, Ṛomanos." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.
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