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List of notable or famous film score composers from Ukraine, with bios and photos, including the top film score composers born in Ukraine and even some popular film score composers who immigrated to Ukraine. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Ukrainian 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 Ukraine is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Dimitri Tiomkin to Anatoli Svechnikov.

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

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Alla Zagaikevych


Alla Zagaikevych is a film score composer. ...more

Age: 51

Birthplace: Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine


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

Age: Died at 54 (1908-1962)

Birthplace: Kiev, Ukrainian SSR

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Dimitri Tiomkin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Ukraine
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Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin was a Ukrainian-born Hollywood film score composer and conductor. Musically trained in Russia, he is best known for his western scores, including Duel in the Sun, High Noon, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, and The Alamo. Tiomkin received twenty-two Academy Award nominations and won four Oscars, three for Best Original Score for High Noon, The High and the Mighty and The Old Man and the Sea, and one for Best Original Song for "The Ballad of High Noon" from the former film. ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1894-1979)

Birthplace: Kremenchuk, Ukraine

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Isaac Iosifovich Schwartz, also known as Isaak Shvarts, was a Soviet composer. Schwartz was born in Romny in the Ukrainian SSR in 1923. His family moved to Leningrad in 1930, where he learned to play the piano. He gave his first concert in 1935 with the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra. Schwartz's father was professor of archeology at the Leningrad State University: he was arrested in 1936 and executed two years later as part of the Great Purge. Schwartz's family was exiled to Kyrgyzstan in 1937, and Schwartz gave private music lessons in Frunze as well as occasionally accompanying the silent films at the cinema with live music. During the Second World War, Schwartz directed one of the ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1923-2009)

Birthplace: Romny, Ukraine

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