Günther Hugo Becker

(b. 1924)

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(b Forbach, Ger., 1924).

Ger. composer and teacher. Taught in Gr. 1956–68. In 1969 in Essen founded elec. instr. ens. Gruppe MHz, re‐named (1971) Live‐Electronic Ensemble Folkwang, Essen. Prof. of comp., Düsseldorf Cons. from 1973. Works incl. Meteoren for org., perc., tape (1969), and Scenic oratorio Magnum Mysterium—Zeugenaussagen zur Auferstheung (1979–80).

Subjects: Music.

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