Oles Semenovich Chishko
The genus. in 1895
Chishko is a prominent Soviet composer who has worked extensively and successfully in various fields of musical art. Being a professional singer, Chishko paid much attention to vocal genres – opera, romance, song. His work is distinguished by the melodiousness, simplicity and accessibility of expression. From 1948 to 1964, he conducted pedagogical work at the Leningrad Conservatory. Chishko is also an active musician and public figure.
Oles (Alexander) Semenovich Chishko was born on June 2 (new) in 1895 in the village of Dvurechnyi Kut, near Kharkov. First he studied at Kharkov University, then there as a singer and composer. In 1924 he finished his vocal education, began to perform in Ukraine, perform in musical theaters.