Composers Famous Composers from Ukraine

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List of notable or famous composers from Ukraine, with bios and photos, including the top composers born in Ukraine and even some popular composers who immigrated to Ukraine. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Ukrainian composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known composer from Ukraine is included when available.

Examples of people on this list include Dimitri Tiomkin and Anatoli Svechnikov.

This historic composers from Ukraine list can help answer the questions "Who are some Ukrainian composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous composers from Ukraine?" These prominent composers of Ukraine may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Ukrainian composers.

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Alexander Shchetynsky

Alexander Shchetynsky is a Ukrainian composer. Born on 22 June 1960 in Kharkiv, in the Ukrainian SSR of the Soviet Union. His work list includes compositions in various forms ranging from solo instrumental to orchestral, choral pieces and operas. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58

Birthplace: Kharkiv, Soviet Union

Alexey Gorchitza is a composer, arranger, record producer, musician and audio engineer. ...more on Wikipedia

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Anatoli Svechnikov is a composer and a film score composer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 54 (1908-1962)

Birthplace: Kiev, Ukrainian SSR

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Bogusław Schaeffer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Composers from Ukraine
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Bogusław Julien Schaeffer is a Polish composer, musicologist, and graphic artist, a member of the avantgarde "Cracow Group" of Polish composers alongside Krzysztof Penderecki and others. After studying violin in Opole and graduating in musical composition under Zdzisław Jachimecki in 1953 at the Academy of Music in Kraków, Schaeffer has been an active composer and musical theoretician. From 1963, he was a lecturer on composition at the Kraków Academy, and he was a professor at the Hochschule für Music in Salzburg from the mid-1980s to 2000. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 89

Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine

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