- Leah Dolidze
(b Akhaltsikhe, southern Georgia, Sept 4, 1926). Georgian composer. She studied composition with Andria Balanchivadze at the Tbilisi State Conservatory (graduating 1951) before continuing her education with Fortunatov and Peyko in Moscow. From 1956 she has devoted part of her time to teaching music history and theory at the Georgian Institute of Theatre and Cinema, and later was made a professor. A board member of the Georgian Composers’ Union, she became an Honoured Artist of Georgia in ...