Andrei Iakovlevich Shtogarenko
Andrei Shtogarenko, USSR Composer.
Shtogarenko, Andrei was born on October 15, 1902 in the Ekaterinoslavl’ Gouvernement.
Graduated from the Khar’kov Institute for Music and Drama, 1936. Pupil of S. Bogatyrev.
First compositions in 1931. From 1937, deputy chairman of the Khar’kov branch of the Union of Composers. First cantata performed in Moscow, 1943.
Director of, and professor at, the Kiev Conservatory, 1954-1968.