- Florinela Popa
(b Bucharest, Romania, July 15, 1954). Romanian composer. She was a student at the Bucharest Conservatory (1973–8) in the composition class of professors Aurel Stroe, Ștefan Niculescu, Alexandru Pașcanu, and Nicolae Beloiu. In 2000 she earned the doctorate in musicology at the Cluj-Napoca Academy of Music, defending her thesis ...