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Karlheinz Stockhausen dead at 79

Posted By on 12.07.07 at 01:58 PM

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German composer Karlheinz Stockhausen, one of the most radical, polarizing, and influential figures in 20th-century music, died on Wednesday, December 5, at the age of 79. According to this bit from the Guardian, news of his passing was announced today by two colleagues in a prepared statement. You can find a good obituary here.

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