- Florinela Popa
(b Roman, Romania, 2/Aug 14, 1891; d Bucharest, Romania, May 10, 1971). Romanian composer. He studied at the Königliches Konservatorium of Leipzig (1912–14) with Max Reger (composition) and Robert Teichmüller (piano), and in Paris (1919–20) with Florent Schmitt (composition). Upon his return to Romania, he became involved in promoting Romanian music, as a founding member (from ...