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Ek, Gunnar (1900 - 1981), composer

Hans Åstrand

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 Asarum, 21 June 1900; d Lund, 21 June 1981). Swedish composer. After private studies in Lund he studied the cello, composition with Ellberg and the organ with Hägg and Olsson at the Swedish Royal Academy of Music (1920–26). He was for a decade first cellist in the orchestra of the Swedish film industry; then he was appointed organist of Östra Eneby, Norrköping (1938–42), and Allhelgonakyrkan, Lund (until the end

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