Farewell to Chinskim held in the Moscow house of composers on January 22

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotoracconti Vladimir shainskiy. Archival photoFarewell to Chinskim held in the Moscow house of composers on January 22© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

Farewell to Vladimir Shainsky will take place on 22 January in the Moscow house of composers, reported RIA Novosti his son Vyacheslav shainskiy.

Shainsky died during the night of 25 December last year in the hospital San Diego on 93-m to year of life after long illness.

«A decision on the date of farewell is taken, it is scheduled for 22 January and will be held in the Moscow house of composers at 11.00. In place of a funeral we are trying to fulfill the last wishes of his father and bury him in the Novodevichy cemetery,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Vladimir Shainsky was born on 12 Dec 1925. The first works the composer was a string Quartet written in 1963 in the Conservatoire, and Symphony, created in 1965. During the years of creative activity Shainsky wrote many works, including Opera for children «Three against Marabuka» (1974), musicals «AZ, Buki, Vedi» (1975), «Journey of Nils» (1984), «the Eighth wonder of the world» (1985), «lift» (1987), «Gelsomino and the pirates» (1988), «tales and continents» (1989), «the Racket» (1993), «the Groom dowry» (1994). He has written more than 400 songs, including many compositions for children, including music for cartoons about Cheburashka and Crocodile Gena.

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