El-Dabh, Halim, 1921-2017 Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1921-03-04 – 2017-09-02 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • El-Dabh, Halim, 1921-2017

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Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Halim El-Dabh was an Egyptian American composer, musician, ethnomusicologist, and educator, who had a career spanning six decades. He is particularly known as an early pioneer of electronic music. He composed one of the first works to use tape music.