Yevgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov Russian pianist, conductor, composer.
Yevgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov was born September 6, 1928 – Moscow, USSR
Age at Death 73 years old – May 3, 2002 Moscow, Russia
Legal name Yevgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov
Svetlanov studied conducting and composition at the Moscow Conservatory. From 1955 he conducted at the Bolshoi Theatre, being appointed principal conductor there in 1962
From 1965 to 2000 he was Principal Conductor of the State Symphony Orchestra of the USSR