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Arkadii Il’ich Ostrovskii

Arkadii Ostrovskii, USSR Composer, pianist.

Background

  • Ostrovskii, Arkadii was born on February 25, 1914 in Syzran’.

  • Education

    • Studied at the Central Technical School of Music, Leningrad, 1930-1934.

    Career

    • Improviser from childhood. Pianist with the State Variety Orchestra, Leningrad and Moscow, 1940-1947. Career as a composer during the war years.

      Lived and worked in Moscow from 1943. Pianist with the Leonid Utesov Jazz Band.
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    Born February 25, 1914
    Died September 18, 1967
    (aged 53)
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