Gennady Igorevich Gladkov (born February 18, 1935, Moscow, USSR) - Soviet and Russian composer, author of music for popular films and TV films, cartoons and musicals, People's Artist of the Russian Federation (2002). Composer. Honored Artist of the RSFSR (01.01.1988). People's Artist of the Russian Federation (01.31.2002). In 1959, he graduated from the theoretical department of the Musical College at the Moscow Conservatory, where he worked on composing music under the direction of G.S. Frida He graduated from the Moscow Conservatory (1962, class VG Fere), in 1966 - graduate school.