Gevorg Geodakyan, musicologist, Died at 87


Gevorg Shmavoni Geodakyan August 12, 1928, and died on December 20, 2015.

He was an Armenian musicologist.

Gevorg headed the Music Department of the Institute of Arts of the Armenian Academy of Sciences since 1966.

Born in Leninakan (present-day Gyumri), Gevorg first graduated from the Yerevan Komitas State Conservatory in 1952 and then completed his postgraduate studies at the Moscow Conservatory in 1956.

Gevorg Shmavoni Geodakyan passed away on December 20, 2015 at the age of 87.