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Zakharii Ivanovich Chkhikvadze

Zakharii Chkhikvadze, USSR Folklorist, choir conductor.

Background

  • Chkhikvadze, Zakharii was born on December 5, 1862 in Telavi.

  • Career

    • Founder of the Georgian Philharmonic Society, 1905. Founded and headed several music schools in Signakhi, and Telavi, 1919. From 1925, Keeper of the Museum of Ancient Georgian Art.

      Organized many concerts of church music in Georgia.
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    Born December 5, 1862
    Died April 27, 1930
    (aged 67)
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