Vyacheslav Lavrent'yevich Nagovitsin (Russian: Вячеслав Лаврентьевич Наговицин) is a Russian composer born in Magnitogorsk (21 December 1939). He was a student of Dmitri Shostakovich at the Leningrad Conservatory that he graduated in 1966 (postgraduate school, he graduated from the undergraduate school of the Conservatory in 1963). In 1963-1964 he worked in Ulan-Ude Opera and Ballet Theater. In 1966-1970 he was a lecturer at the Mussorgsky Musical School in Leningrad. In 1968-1970 he also worked as the Music Director of the Leningrad Comedy Theatre. Since 1970 he became a professor at the Leningrad Conservatory. He orchestrated two unfinished operas of Modest Mussorgsky: Zhenitba and Salammbô. His orchestration of Salammbô was used by Valery Gergiev at the Mérida festival in 1991.
- Violin concerto, opus 21 (1970)
- Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
- Sonata for Flute and Piano
- Наговицин, Вячеслав Лаврентьевич. Great Biographic Encyclopedia (in Russian). Retrieved 2009-03-29.
- Moshevich, Sofia, Dmitri Shostakovich - Pianist (McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP, 2004) - ISBN 0-7735-2581-5
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