Georges Garvarentz was an Armenian-French composer, noted for his music for Charles Aznavour's songs. Georges Garvarents was born in Athens, Greece, to a family of Armenian immigrants. His father, literature professor and poet Kevork Garvarentz, was the author of the Armenian military anthem. In 1942 Garvarentz's family moved to Paris, France, where Georges attended Conservatoire de Paris. In 1956 Georges met Charles Aznavour and started writing music for his songs. Together they wrote over 100 songs, including Rends garde à toi , Et pourtant , Il faut saisir sa chance , Retiens la nuit ,...
|Birthdate:||April 1, 1932|
|Date of death:||March 19, 1993|
|Education:||Conservatoire de Paris|
|Also known as:||George Garvarentz, George Garvarent, Georges Diram Wem|