Klyachkin Eugene Isaakovich( Author and performer.)
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Biography Klyachkin Eugene Isaakovich
born March 23, 1934. Leningrad. His father was an assistant master at weaving factory, his mother worked in a pharmacy.
In April 1942, Mr.. mother died, my father was at the front, and Zhenya were evacuated from the siege of Leningrad in the Yaroslavl region, where he was raised in an orphanage. In September 1945 my father took Marry in Leningrad.
In 1957 he graduated with honors from the Leningrad Engineering-Construction Institute, specializing in Urban Construction and Management ".
Worked as an engineer-designer in the construction organizations of Leningrad (GSPI-1, Lenproekt, Leningrad branch of the Art Fund and others). In the mid 80-ies left in the professional scene. Appeared Lenkontserta and Rosconcert.
In the summer of 1957. participated in the VI-th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow.
Songs began writing in October 1961. first on the verses of other poets (I. Brodsky, K. Kuzmin, A. Voznesensky, Mr.. Gorbovsky, etc.), and then mostly on their own poems. Poetry of Joseph Brodsky became known thanks largely to the songs Klyachkin "Pilgrims", "Christmas Romance", "No country, no graveyard ..." and verses from the poem "Procession".
Played the seven-stringed guitar. In 1963 - 1964 years attended a seminar on working with amateur composers at the Leningrad branch of the Union of Soviet Composers
. Winner of the 1 st and 2 nd Leningrad amateur song contest (in 1965 and 1967), . Contest Tourism lyrics I-th All-Union rally winners tours of places of military glory in Brest in 1965,, . II-th All-Union competition for the best tourist song in Moscow in 1969,
Total Yevgeny Klyachkin written over 300 songs, of which about 70 - to someone else's poems.
In April 1990, Mr.. Eugene Klyachkin with his family emigrated to Israel. He worked in the specialty, gave concerts, was on tour in the U.S.. At its 60 th anniversary in March 1994,. came to Russia, gave several concerts in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Tula.
30 July 1994 Eugene Klyachkin not become - a heart attack while swimming in the Mediterranean.
In March 1994,. St. Petersburg publishing house "Boyanych" first book Song E. Klyachkin "Do not look back ..." (St. Petersburg) in 1999. the same publisher - the book "Look at all that he lived" in 2000. - "You're alive, as long as loved!", A collection of songs and memories (St. Petersburg: "Lan")
Three drive-giant "Tune:" Autumn motive "(1987)," The Pilgrims "(1990) - songs based on poems by Joseph Brodsky," Toward Russia "(1995).
CD "My peers" (1995), "Ends and Beginnings" (1996), "Best Song" (2000), "Eugene Klyachkin. Russia's bards "(2001).
In 1995. company "Moscow Windows" released audiotapes "Wet Waltz" and "Melody in the rhythm of the boat" in 1996. MP "Author's song" released a cassette "To my contemporaries," published in 1999 audiotape "Nothing to spare" (M.: "Record label M. O.).
Songs Klyachkin published in collections of amateur songs in different years. Best known songs Eugenia Klyachkin "Do not look back ..."," Song of the morning's town "," Pskov "," Submit to the rhythm of the boat, "" Children's drawing "," The Return "," Wet Waltz, "by my peers".