Ciamaga, Gustav, 1930-2011 Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1930-04-10 – 2011-06-11 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Ciamaga, Gustav, 1930-2011

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Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Gustav Ciamaga was a Canadian composer An best known for his compositions of electronic music. He was also a music educator and writer. He studied composition 1954-6 with John Weinzweig and John Beckwith at the University of Toronto and composition and musicology at Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass, where his composition teachers were Arthur Berger, Harold Shapero, and Irving Fine. His work Curtain Raiser was commissioned for the opening of the National Arts Centre (Ottawa) in 1969.