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Culture news, 02.09.2015 17:21

In St. Petersburg remember the outstanding composer Andrey Petrov

In St. Petersburg remember the outstanding composer Andrey Petrov

Musical genius of the XX century. Today to the given composer Andrey Petrov it would be executed 85. In the evening in the square on Kamennoostrovsky Avenue, which bears a name of the musician, will pass a concert. The most melodious works of the composer will sound: music from the movies "I Walk Across Moscow", "Beware of the Car", "Office Romance", "Autumn Marathon".
Andrey Petrov wrote music for 80 movies, in parallel created operas, ballets, symphonies. Popularity came in the 60th. But he as if didn't notice the glory. Modest, a little timid, intelligent. Also, I remained such in memory as native, friends and colleagues. Andrey Petrov graduated from the Leningrad conservatory. For many years I headed the Leningrad office of the Union of composers, I was the People's Deputy. He was in time everything, was a very organized person. Andrey Petrov often joked after my death, it is necessary to rename nothing, I live on Petrovskaya Embankment

News source: vesti.ru

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