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

List features Dmitri Shostakovich, Sergei Prokofiev and more.

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

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Aram Khachaturian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Soviet Union
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Emin Khachaturian is a film score composer. ...more

Age: Died at 75 (1903-1978)

Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia

Profession: Conductor, Film Score Composer, Composer

Credits: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Mayerling, The Battle of Stalingrad, Othello, Girl No. 217, + more

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Dmitri Shostakovich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Soviet Union
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Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich was a Russian composer and pianist, and a prominent figure of 20th-century music. Shostakovich achieved fame in the Soviet Union under the patronage of Soviet chief of staff Mikhail Tukhachevsky, but later had a complex and difficult relationship with the government. ...more

Age: Died at 69 (1906-1975)

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Profession: Conductor, Film Score Composer, Pianist, Composer, Teacher

Credits: Children of Men, Eyes Wide Shut, Bridge of Spies, Nymphomaniac: Vol. I

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Kara Karayev is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Soviet Union
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Gara Abulfaz oghlu Garayev, also spelled as Qara Qarayev or Kara [Abulfazovich] Karayev, was a prominent Azerbaijani composer of the Soviet period. Garayev wrote nearly 110 musical pieces, including ballets, operas, symphonic and chamber pieces, solos for piano, cantatas, songs, and marches, and ...more

Age: Died at 64 (1918-1982)

Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan

Profession: Conductor, Composer

Credits: Goya, A Lesson in History, Don Quixote, On Distant Shores

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Maksim Isaakovich Dunayevsky is a popular Soviet/Russian film composer. Son of Isaak Dunayevsky. He finished the departments of music theory and composition in the Moscow Conservatory in 1965. In 1970, he finished the composition department of the same institution. Dunayevsky lived in the United ...more

Age: 70

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Profession: Film Score Composer, Composer

Credits: Mary Poppins^! Goodbye, The Return of the Musketeers^! or The Treasures of Cardinal Mazarin, Musketeers Twenty Years After, The Secret of Queen Anne or Musketeers Thirty Years After, d'Artagnan and Three Musketeers, + more

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