“Today Sergey Berezin, a wonderful person, a talented composer, the head of the Flame ensemble, passed away ... He has been my close, reliable friend for many years,” she wrote on her Instagram.

The director of the Flame ensemble Gelena Dorfman told TASS that Berezin died after a long illness.

In May, at the 86th year of his life, the author of the songs “Winged Swing” and “Beautiful Far Away” died composer Yevgeny Krylatov.