- Nicholas Tochka
(b Elbasan, Albania, Oct 24, 1913; d Tirana, Albania, Aug 4, 1980). Albanian composer, administrator, and violinist. One of the most active and influential post-World War II administrator in Tirana, he played a key role in structuring the state socialist music economy during the 1950s and 60s. Early on, he graduated from the Secondary School in his hometown of Elbasan in ...