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Aperghis, Georges (<i>born</i> 1945), composer

Antoine Gindt

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Athens, 23 Dec 1945). French composer of Greek birth. Since taking up residence in Paris in 1963, Aperghis has pursued an original and independent career, dividing his activity between composition in the traditional sense and music theatre based on improvisation. His explorations in the latter field date from 1971, when he composed La tragique histoire du nécromancien Hiéronimo et de son miroir for the Avignon Festival, which has regularly featured

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