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Serova [née Bergman], Valentina Semyonovna locked

  • Malcolm Hamrick Brown


(b Moscow, 1846; d Moscow, 24 June 1924). Russian composer and writer on music . She was the wife of the composer Aleksandr Serov and mother of the painter Valentin Serov. In 1862 she entered the St Petersburg Conservatory with a scholarship to study the piano with Anton Rubinstein, but left and studied privately with Serov, whom she married in ...

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