Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791) – A composer Born in Salzburg, producing more than 600 works (symphonic, concertante, chamber, operatic, and choral) from his earliest childhood -One of the most influencial classical composers.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791) - Compositeur né à Salzbourg, ayant produit plus de 600 œuvres (symphonies, concertos, musique de chambre, opéras et chorales) depuis sa plus tendre enfance. L'un des compositeurs classiques les plus influents.

Rentarō Taki

Rentarō Taki

Rentarō Taki 滝 廉太郎 (1879 – 1903)
A pianist and composer

He wrote Kōjō no Tsuki 荒城の月
“The Moon over the Ruined Castle”
A song included in the songbook for Junior High School students
inspired by Oka Castle built in 1185 for Minamoto no Yoshitsune

In 1998 the asteroid 8957 was named after the song

Max Richter

Max Richter (1966-) – A German-British composer born in Hamelin, graduated in composition from the Royal Academy of Music - Has studied with Luciano Berio. Associated with the post-minimalism - Also composer for stage, opera, ballet and screen.

Max Richter: On The Nature Of Daylight (Entropy) Taken from ‘The Blue Notebooks’ (2018) – new recording

Hans-Christoph Steiner

“Hans-Christoph Steiner spends his time making private communications software usable by everyone, designing interactive software with a focus on human perceptual capabilities, building networks with free software, and composing music with computers. With an emphasis on collaboration, he has worked in many forms, including free software for mobile and embedded devices, responsive sound environments, free wireless networks that help build community, musical robots that listen, programming environments allow people to play with math, and a jet-powered fish that you can ride.” (source: at.or.at)

Ahmad Zahir

Ahmad Zahir

Ahmad Zahir احمد ظاهر (1946 -1979) - An Afghan singer and composer, an unmatched icon of Afghanistan known as the "Greatest Afghan Singer of all time" or the "Elvis of Afghanistan".

Ahmad Zahir احمد ظاهر (1946-1979)) - Chanteur et compositeur afghan, icône incontournable de la musique afghane reconnu comme le « plus grand chanteur afghan de tous les temps » ou encore « l’Elvis afghan ».

Achik, the « lover »

Achik, "lover" in Turkish (Turkish aşık / Azeri aşıq / Armenian Աշուղ achough / Georgian აშუღი achoughi) - Troubadour, singer and composer, very popular throughout the Caucasus.

Achik, l'amant

Achik, « amoureux » en turc (turc aşık / azéri aşıq / arménien Աշուղ achough / géorgien აშუღი achoughi - Troubadour, chanteur, compositeur, très populaire dans tout le Caucase.

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