Mutal Muzainovicb BURKHANOV
Mutal BURKHANOV, Uzbek composer. Chairman, Uzbek Union of Composers, since 1955; board member, USSR Union of Composers, since 1955. Order of Lenin, 1959; two medals.
BURKHANOV, Mutal was born in 1916 in Bukhara.
1932 graduated Research Institute of Uzbek Music and Choreography, Samarkand. 1931-1941 and 1947-1949 studied composition at Moscow Conservatory.
1932-1933 tambour player, Khamzy Drama Theater, Tashkent. 1933-1934 Musical Director, Stalinabad Drama Theater. 1950-1951 Artistic Director, Tashkent Radio.