Павел Вальдгардт

Real Name:
Павел Петрович Вальдгарт (Pavel Petrovich Valdgardt)
Pavel Valdgardt (1904–1978) was a Russian composer, pianist and conductor. He graduated from the Leningrad Conservatory in 1929 after studying with Maximilian Steinberg (composition) and Nicolai Malko (conducting). In 1929, Valdgardt was arrested for attending a religiously-philosophical circle 'Resurrection' in the twenties. He was sentenced to three years in the Solovki concentration camp.

After serving his sentence, from 1932 to 1947, Pavel Valdgardt worked as a conductor for local philharmonic orchestras and radio stations in Saratov, Stalingrad, Odessa, Voronezh, Rostov-on-Don, and Novosibirsk. He had been living in Moscow since 1961. The composer wrote three children's operas, numerous vocal and song cycles, music for theatrical performances, symphonic pieces and other works.


Павел Вальдгардт Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

Павел Вальдгардт - Стихи И Песни album art Алексей Сурков Здесь Привольно в Нагории (as П. Вальдгардт) Алексей Сурков - Стихи И Песни (Album) Мелодия USSR 1979 Sell This Version