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Karlheinz Stockhausen
(1928 - )

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1928 Born 22 August in Mödrath near Cologne
1947 Begins studies with Martin at the Cologne Musikhochschule
1951 Marries Doris Andreae, has four children
1952 In Paris, attended Olivier Messiaen’s courses in rhythmics and aesthetics.
1958 Makes his first visit to the U.S.
1963 Founder and artistic director of the Cologne Courses for New Music.
1965 Guest professor of composition at the University of Pennsylvania
1966 Guest professor at the University of California
1967 1967 Marries Mary Bauermeister, they have two children
1971 Appointed Professor of composition at the National Conservatory of Music in Cologne
2001 Awarded the German Music Edition Prize in the category of "Scores of Works of the 20th century"
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