Firsova, Elena [Yelena] (Olegovna)
- Susan Bradshaw
(b Leningrad [now St Petersburg], March 21, 1950). Russian composer. She began to compose at the age of 12 and, four years later, began attending music college in Moscow, where she quickly blossomed as the schoolgirl composer of ten pieces (including opp.1–3) that still figure in her list of works. Entering the Moscow Conservatory in ...