- Noël Goodwin
- and Valentina Sandu-Dediu
(b Bucharest, May 13, 1913; d London, Feb 23, 1969). Romanian composer, pianist, and conductor. His first public performance as a pianist was at the age of ten and he later studied the piano (with Musicescu) and composition (with Jora) at the Bucharest Conservatory. He began his adult career as a pianist, but changed to conducting after a successful début with the Bucharest RSO in ...