Becker, Günther, 1924-2007 Edit


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  • 1924-04-01 – 2007-01-24 (Existence)

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  • Becker, Günther, 1924-2007

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  • Biography/Historical Note

    In 1969 his interest in the combination of traditional instruments and Günther Becker was a German composer. His interest in electronic sound led him to found the live electronic music group MHz in Wuppertal. Throughout his carerr, he held a series of administrative posts including the presidency of the ISCM (1971–4). In 1973 he was appointed lecturer at the Robert Schumann Institute in Düsseldorf, becoming professor of composition and live electronic music there one year later.

    Peters, Rainer. "Becker, Günther." Grove Music Online. 2001