Mark Minkov Composer

Mark Anatolievich Minkov (25 November 1944 – 29 May 2012) was a Soviet/Russian music composer. His music is featured in a number of operas, ballets, stage performances, and films. He composed the scores for more than a hundred cinema and television films, including Sledstvie vedut znatoki (1985), We Are from Jazz (1983), Neznayka s nashego dvora (1983) and the In port animated film. His awards included an Honoured Cultural Worker of Russia Federation, Laureate Awards of the All-Union and International composer contests. He was the President of the Russian Cinematic Composers Guild, an acting member of the Russian Cinematic Academy Nika Award, a member of the Composers Union (1970), and a member of the Cinematographers Union (1981). Minkov was born in Moscow, USSR. He attended the Merzlyakovki Conservatory School where he studied composition under Nikolay Sidelnikov. He then studied under Aram Khachaturian at the Moscow Conservatory in 1964.

Personal details

Date of birth
November 25th, 1944
Date of death
May 29th, 2012 at age of 67
Place of death


1. Moscow Conservatory Colleges/University

The Moscow Conservatory (Russian: Московская Государственная Консерватория им. П. И. Чайковского, Moscow State Conservatory named for P. I. Tchaikovsky) is a higher musical education institution in Moscow, and the second oldest conservatory in Russia after St. Petersburg Conservatory. Along with the St. Petersburg Conservatory, it is one of the leading music universities in the country.

Type Music school
13/6 Bolshaya Nikitskaya Street, 125009 - Moscow, Russia
Local tuition
2014. 396 K
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Moscow Conservatory connected by profession and/or age

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Movies music contribution

Title Year Budget Awards Producers Directors Music co-contributors External resources
We Are from Jazz
In the Zone of Special Attention
Andrei Malyukov


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