Yevgeny Krylatov

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Yevgeny Pavlovich Krylatov (Russian : Евге́ний Па́влович Крыла́тов; 23 February 1934 – 8 May 2019 [1] ) was a Soviet and Russian composer who wrote songs for over 120 Soviet and Russian movies and animated films.



Krylatov was born on 23 February 1934 in Lysva in the family of Pavel Krylatov and his wife Zoya. After graduating from Perm Music School in the Moscow Conservatory (1953–1959), Yevgeny Krylatov studied at once in two faculties: in the class of the composition with Professor Mikhail Chulaki and in the class of piano with Professor Vladimir Nathanson.

Filmography (selection)

  1. 1961: Absolutely Seriously (Совершенно серьезно) with Anatoly Lepin and Nikita Bogoslovsky
  2. 1968: Film, Film, Film (Фильм, фильм, фильм) with Aleksandr Zatsepin
  3. 1969: Umka (Умка)
  4. 1970: Umka is Looking for a Friend (Умка ищет друга)
  5. 1970: About Love (О любви)
  6. 1971: Oh, That Nastya! (Ох уж эта Настя!)
  7. 1972: Property of the Republic (Достояние республики)
  8. 1973: Looking for a Man (Ищу человека)
  9. 1974: Woodpeckers Don't Get Headaches (Не болит голова у дятла)
  10. 1976: The Little Mermaid (Русалочка)
  11. 1978: Three from Prostokvashino (Трое из Простоквашино)
  12. 1979: The Adventures of the Elektronic (Приключения Электроника)
  13. 1979: Aquanauts (Акванавты)
  14. 1980: Do Not Part with Your Beloved (С любимыми не расставайтесь)
  15. 1982: Charodei (Чародеи)
  16. 1984: Guest from the Future (Гостья из будущего) [2]
  17. 1987: Lilac Ball (Лиловый шар)
  18. 1989: Don't Leave... (Не покидай...)
  19. 2011: Fairytale.Is (Сказка. Есть)


Krylatov was awarded People's Artist of Russia in 1994. [3]

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  1. "Умер автор музыки к легендарным фильмам Евгений Крылатов". ITAR TASS . 2019-05-08. Retrieved 2019-05-08.
  2. Музыка советского детства: как Евгений Крылатов и Юрий Энтин сочинили песню, ставшую молитвой //
  3. Указ Президента Российской Федерации от 1 декабря 1994 года No. 2139