Franghiz Ali-Zadeh

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Franghiz Ali-Zadeh (Azerbaijani Firəngiz Əlizadə, Russian Франгиз Али-Заде; born 29 May 1947 in Baku, Azerbaijani SSR, Soviet Union) is an Azerbaijani composer and pianist, currently living in Germany. She is best known for her works that combine the musical tradition of the Azerbaijani mugam and 20th century Western compositional techniques, especially those of Arnold Schoenberg and Gara Garayev. Her works have been performed by Yo-Yo Ma, Hilary Hahn and the Kronos Quartet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franghiz Ali-Zadeh has received more than 36,130 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Franghiz Ali-Zadeh is the 1,119th most popular composer, the 94th most popular biography from Azerbaijan and the 6th most popular Azerbaijani Composer.

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Among composers, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh ranks 1,119 out of 1,228Before her are H. C. Robbins Landon, Lepo Sumera, Jocelyn Pook, Nicholas Hooper, Earl Scruggs, and Ezio Bosso. After her are Hiroyuki Sawano, Charles Tomlinson Griffes, Alexandre Levy, Zakir Hussain, Junichi Masuda, and Rachel Portman.

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Among people born in 1947, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh ranks 494Before her are Arlo Guthrie, Chris Thomas, Randy Edelman, Ignazio La Russa, Laura Nyro, and Shmuel Rosenthal. After her are Branislav Pokrajac, Ruhakana Rugunda, Liz Torres, Alexander Tikhonov, Mazie Hirono, and Giulio Tremonti.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh ranks 94 out of 159Before her are Artem Alikhanian (1908), Ajdar Ismailov (1938), Elmar Mammadyarov (1960), Arsen Avakov (1964), Aygün Kazımova (1971), and Max Black (1909). After her are Isabel dos Santos (1973), Isa Gambar (1957), Larisa Dolina (1955), Chingiz Abdullayev (1959), Vajiha Samadova (1924), and Arkady Andreasyan (1947).

Among COMPOSERS In Azerbaijan

Among composers born in Azerbaijan, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh ranks 6Before her are Uzeyir Hajibeyov (1885), Gara Garayev (1918), Fikret Amirov (1922), Arif Malikov (1933), and Elza Ibrahimova (1938).