Vladimir Shainskiy

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MOSCOW, December 28. /TASS/. The ashes of the Russian composer Vladimir Shainsky, who died in the US on 93-m to year of life, will be buried on Troekurov cemetery in Moscow, said on Thursday TASS head of the Department of trade and services of Moscow Alexey ameryk.

“The ashes of Vladimir Shainsky will be buried on Troekurov cemetery, but after January 12, 2018,” he said.

Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin, in turn, wrote on his page in social network “Vkontakte” that gave the order to assist in the funeral of the composer. “The great composer is worthy of special honors during the last wires in the way,” he wrote.

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Shainsky was taken to hospital San Diego (USA) 15 Dec after felt bad, and since then never regained consciousness. During the night of 25 December, he died after a long illness. In 2008 Shainsky was operated in connection with cancer .

Earlier it became known that a preliminary agreement on the disposal of the composer in Russia. According to Deputy Minister of culture of the Russian Federation Alexander Zhuravsky, “considering the merits and invaluable contribution to national culture, we would love to the famous composer was buried in the homeland.”

According to the widow Shainsky, the composer did not leave any Testament, the place of burial.

Vladimir shainskiy – people’s artist of the RSFSR, laureate of the State prize of the USSR.