Eduard Kolmanovsky

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Eduard Kolmanovsky
Eduard Savelievich Kolmanovsky

(1923-01-09)January 9, 1923
DiedJuly 27, 1994(1994-07-27) (aged 71)
Other namesErik Kolmanovsky
EducationMoscow Conservatory
OccupationComposer, songwriter, film composer
Years active1943–1982
AwardsPeople's Artist of the USSR
People's Artist of the RSFSR
Honored Artist of the RSFSR
USSR State Prize

Eduard Kolmanovsky (Russian: Эдуа́рд Саве́льевич Колмано́вский; 9 January 1923 – 27 July 1994) was a Soviet and Russian composer. He was awarded a USSR State Prize in 1984 and named a People's Artist of the USSR in 1991.[1] A large part of his songs are dedicated to the themes of patriotic consciousness and civic awareness. Among them are: "I Love You, Life" (1958), "Do the Russians Want War?" (1961), "Alyosha" (1966).[2][3]


  1. ^ "КОЛМАНОВСКИЙ Эдуард Савельевич". The Big Encyclopedic Dictionary (Большой Энциклопедический словарь). 2000.
  2. ^ "Колмановский Эдуард Савельевич". Большая советская энциклопедия. — М.: Советская энциклопедия. 1969—1978.
  3. ^ Y. V. Keldysh, ed. (1973–1982). "Колмановский Э. С.". Music Encyclopedia (Музыкальная энциклопедия). Soviet Encyclopedia, Soviet Composer (Советская энциклопедия, Советский композитор).

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