Rygor Anchykaw, born in 1914, Russia, graduated from the Belarusian State Conservatoire (Prof. V.A. Bely’s and Prof A.V. Bagatyrow‘s class of composition, 1955). Honoured Worker of Art of Chuvashia, 1989. Member of the Composers’ Union of Belarus, 1951.
Principal compositions: a sonate for violin and piano, plays for piano, chorus music, romances.