- George Leotsakos
(b Shkodra, Albania, Oct 28, 1927; d Tirana, Albania, Oct 31, 1991). Albanian conductor and composer. Self-taught in theory and solfège, he joined various Shkodran choruses and wind bands, composing songs of lasting popularity. After the National Liberation (1944) he conducted the orchestra of Shkodra Radio. Subsequently he went to Prague, where he studied at the Conservatory (...