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Dimitri Arakishvili / დიმიტრი არაყიშვილი

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Dimitri Arakishvili (1873 – 1953) – composer, folk music collector, public figure, teacher. One of the founders of Georgian professional music. The People’s Artist of Republic of Georgia honorary title holder (1929). Academician of the Academy of Georgia (1950). While working in Moscow (till 1918) headed four expeditions to different regions of Georgia to collect [...]