Virginia Nikitichna Mkrtychieva
Soviet lecturer and composer, born in Baku, December 22, 1914. She studied composition under V. Shebalin at the Moscow Conservatory from 1938 to 1941. For the next three years she taught music instrumentation and musical form at the Music School in Baku and then continued her composition studies under B. Zaidman and U. Hadjibekov at the Baku Conservatory, graduating in 1945. In 1951 she moved to Moscow. From 1961 she lectured at a music school in Sverdlovsk.
Works for wind orchestra