- Irina Boga
(b Feb 27, 1925, Urleta, Prahova county, d Jan 1, 2011, Bucharest). Romanian composer and conductor of choral ensembles. The founder (1963), conductor, and lifetime director of the Madrigal National Chamber Choir, he distinguished himself as a fine specialist in performing Renaissance, Gregorian, and Baroque repertoire, and an active promoter of the local choral repertoire. A graduate of the Choral Conducting section of the Pedagogy Department of the Bucharest Music Conservatory (...