Tupkov, Dimiter

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Tupkov, Dimiter

Tupkov, Dimiter, Bulgarian composer; b. Sofia, July 12,1929. He studied with Goleminov at the Bulgarian State Cons. in Sofia, graduating in 1956; then joined its faculty.

Works

orch: Flute Concerto (1955); The Story of Be-lassitsa Mountain,overture (1956); 3 Children’s Sinfoniettas (1961, 1968,1975); Concerto for Orchestra (1969); Rhapsodic Divertimento (1970); Harp Concerto (1971); 6 Bagatelles (1972); September Overture (1974).CHAMBER : 2 string quartets (1956, 1958).VOCAL : Peace Cantata (1975); choral songs; folk song arrangements.

—Nicolas Slonimsky/Laura Kuhn/Dennis McIntire

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