György Ligeti
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1923-05-28
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György Sándor Ligeti (Hungarian: Ligeti György Sándor; 28 May 1923 – 12 June 2006) was a composer of contemporary classical music. He has been described as "one of the most important avant-garde composers in the latter half of the twentieth century" ...

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Biography

György Sándor Ligeti (Hungarian: Ligeti György Sándor; 28 May 1923 – 12 June 2006) was a composer of contemporary classical music. He has been described as "one of the most important avant-garde composers in the latter half of the twentieth century" and "one of the most innovative and influential among progressive figures of his time".

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György Ligeti
Romanian Concerto - Finale
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Romanian Concerto - Finale Romanian Concerto - Finale Romanian Concerto - Finale Romanian Concerto - Finale
György Ligeti
Piano Etudes Book 1 - V Arc-en-ciel
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Piano Etudes Book 1 - V Arc-en-ciel Piano Etudes Book 1 - V Arc-en-ciel Piano Etudes Book 1 - V Arc-en-ciel Piano Etudes Book 1 - V Arc-en-ciel
György Ligeti
Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings [1953-4]
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Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings [1953-4] Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings [1953-4] Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings [1953-4] Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings [1953-4]
György Ligeti
Etude 10: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
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Etude 10: The Sorcerer's Apprentice Etude 10: The Sorcerer's Apprentice Etude 10: The Sorcerer's Apprentice Etude 10: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
György Ligeti
Polyphonic Étude
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Polyphonic Étude Polyphonic Étude Polyphonic Étude Polyphonic Étude
György Ligeti
Concert Romanesc
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Concert Romanesc Concert Romanesc Concert Romanesc Concert Romanesc
Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Sonatina for piano duet
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Sonatina for piano duet Sonatina for piano duet Sonatina for piano duet Sonatina for piano duet
György Ligeti
Le Grand Macabre
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Le Grand Macabre Le Grand Macabre Le Grand Macabre Le Grand Macabre
Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Musica Ricercata – No. 7 Cantabile, molto legato
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Musica Ricercata – No. 7 Cantabile, molto legato Musica Ricercata – No. 7 Cantabile, molto legato Musica Ricercata – No. 7 Cantabile, molto legato Musica Ricercata – No. 7 Cantabile, molto legato
György Ligeti
Calmo, sostenuto (Chamber Concerto for 13 Instruments)
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Calmo, sostenuto (Chamber Concerto for 13 Instruments) Calmo, sostenuto (Chamber Concerto for 13 Instruments) Calmo, sostenuto (Chamber Concerto for 13 Instruments) Calmo, sostenuto (Chamber Concerto for 13 Instruments)
György Ligeti
Musica Ricercata VII
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Musica Ricercata VII Musica Ricercata VII Musica Ricercata VII Musica Ricercata VII
Daniel Bates, Alec Frank-Gemmill, Chen Halevi, Ariel Zuckermann, Rie Koyama & György Ligeti
6 Bagatelles for wind quintet
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6 Bagatelles for wind quintet 6 Bagatelles for wind quintet 6 Bagatelles for wind quintet 6 Bagatelles for wind quintet
Alisa Weilerstein
Sonata for Solo Cello - Second movement, Capriccio
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Sonata for Solo Cello - Second movement, Capriccio Sonata for Solo Cello - Second movement, Capriccio Sonata for Solo Cello - Second movement, Capriccio Sonata for Solo Cello - Second movement, Capriccio
Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Etudes, Book 2: XIII L'escalier du diable
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Etudes, Book 2: XIII L'escalier du diable Etudes, Book 2: XIII L'escalier du diable Etudes, Book 2: XIII L'escalier du diable Etudes, Book 2: XIII L'escalier du diable
György Ligeti
Lux Aeterna
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Lux Aeterna Lux Aeterna Lux Aeterna Lux Aeterna
György Ligeti
Pohme Symphonique for 100 Metronomes
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Pohme Symphonique for 100 Metronomes Pohme Symphonique for 100 Metronomes Pohme Symphonique for 100 Metronomes Pohme Symphonique for 100 Metronomes
Zsigmond Szathmáry
Organ Study No. 1 - Harmonies
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Organ Study No. 1 - Harmonies Organ Study No. 1 - Harmonies Organ Study No. 1 - Harmonies Organ Study No. 1 - Harmonies
György Ligeti
Atmospheres (extract)
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Atmospheres (extract) Atmospheres (extract) Atmospheres (extract) Atmospheres (extract)
Quintette a. vent Claude Debussy & György Ligeti
Bagatelle No.2 for wind quintet
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Bagatelle No.2 for wind quintet Bagatelle No.2 for wind quintet Bagatelle No.2 for wind quintet Bagatelle No.2 for wind quintet
Cuarteto Casals
String Quartet (Metamorphoses nocturnes)
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String Quartet (Metamorphoses nocturnes) String Quartet (Metamorphoses nocturnes) String Quartet (Metamorphoses nocturnes) String Quartet (Metamorphoses nocturnes)
György Ligeti
Studies - book 2 for piano (nos. 7-14) - no.13 L' Escalier du diable (The devil's staircase)
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Studies - book 2 for piano (nos. 7-14) - no.13 L' Escalier du diable (The devil's staircase) Studies - book 2 for piano (nos. 7-14) - no.13 L' Escalier du diable (The devil's staircase) Studies - book 2 for piano (nos. 7-14) - no.13 L' Escalier du diable (The devil's staircase) Studies - book 2 for piano (nos. 7-14) - no.13 L' Escalier du diable (The devil's staircase)
György Ligeti
Studies - book 1 for piano (nos. 1-6) - no.2; Cordes vides (Empty strings)
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Studies - book 1 for piano (nos. 1-6) - no.2; Cordes vides (Empty strings) Studies - book 1 for piano (nos. 1-6) - no.2; Cordes vides (Empty strings) Studies - book 1 for piano (nos. 1-6) - no.2; Cordes vides (Empty strings) Studies - book 1 for piano (nos. 1-6) - no.2; Cordes vides (Empty strings)
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Biography

György Sándor Ligeti (Hungarian: Ligeti György Sándor; 28 May 1923 – 12 June 2006) was a composer of contemporary classical music. He has been described as "one of the most important avant-garde composers in the latter half of the twentieth century" and "one of the most innovative and influential among progressive figures of his time".

Born in Transylvania, Romania, he lived in Hungary before emigrating and becoming an Austrian citizen.

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