(updated: 17:39 28.01.2017)
MOSCOW, January 28 — RIA Novosti. Belarusian singer Alexander Tikhanovich, who died in the 65 year of his life, was a brilliant musician, his songs will live, his death is a great loss for pop art, told RIA Novosti the head of ensemble “semi-precious stones” jury Malikov.
people’s artist of Belarus Alexander Tikhanovich died on Saturday after a long and protracted illness.
“this morning came the tragic news that he died Alexander Tikhanovich, my longtime colleague. He was a wonderful musician and artist. We played in the competition of artists in 1974 and became winners. We shared many years of friendship, we often performed together in concerts, literally a year and a half ago, the Kremlin played together. For me, the care of the person of such scale is a loss in our genre, the art loss to Belarus and a loss to the pop art of the USSR, which we all were born”, — said Malikov.
the head of the “Gems” expressed his condolences to the family of Tikhanovich, wishing of steadfastness and endurance.
“our Art suffered a great loss. We will remember the song “Robin”, “zavirukha” — these songs will live forever and outlive us all, blessed memory!”, — said Malikov.
Tikhanovich was born in Minsk in 1982 graduated from the Belarusian state Conservatory, played in the orchestra of the Suvorov military school. Long time worked in the ensemble “Veras”, where sang and his wife — Jadwiga poplavskaja.