Jean Berger


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(b Hamm, 1909; d Aurora, Col., 2002).

Ger.‐born composer long resident in Fr., then in USA (Amer. cit.). From 1932 to 1946 was choral cond. and accompanist. Works incl. Brazilian Psalm, ch. (1941); Vision of Peace, ch. (1948); The Pied Piper, play with mus. (1968). Ed. of Bolognese 17th‐cent. mus., e.g. by Torelli, Perti, etc.

Subjects: Music.

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