Vladimir Savchik, author of music for “Little Red Riding Hood” and “The Scarlet Flower”, died
Vladimir Savchik, Soviet and Belarusian composer and poet, has passed away. This was announced by his son Dmitry. The reason is not named.
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Vladimir Nikolaevich Savchik was born in 1953. He studied at the Mozyr Musical College in the bayan and accordion class. In 1973-1974 he worked as a teacher at the Mozyr Pedagogical Institute. Then he studied at the Belarusian State Conservatory, after graduating from the conservatory he worked as a teacher at the Mozyr Musical College. From 1986 to 1991 he studied composition at the Belarusian State Academy of Music, in 1995 he graduated from the master’s program at the Belarusian State Academy of Music.
Savchik is the author of many works, including operas, symphonies, oratorios, cantatas, musicals, concerts, fairy-tale operas, music for theater and cinema, cycles of plays for various instruments, hymns, romances, songs, plays for children.
Over the years of fruitful work, Savchik wrote operas for children “Little Red Riding Hood”, “Thumbelina”, “The Ugly Duckling”, “The Scarlet Flower”, “12 Months”, “The Best Fairy Tale”, the ballet “Assol”.
Vladimir Nikolaevich Savchik was a member of the Union of Composers and the United Union of Writers of Russia and Belarus.