Helmut Lachenmann

1935 - Today

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Helmut Friedrich Lachenmann (born 27 November 1935) is a German composer of contemporary classical music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helmut Lachenmann has received more than 132,399 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Helmut Lachenmann is the 539th most popular composer (up from 578th in 2019), the 2,108th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,182nd in 2019) and the 80th most popular Composer.

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Among composers, Helmut Lachenmann ranks 539 out of 1,216Before him are Leo Brouwer, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Stephen Foster, John Adams, Giuseppe Sarti, and Louis Couperin. After him are Domenico Dragonetti, Georgy Sviridov, George Antheil, Orazio Vecchi, Ernst Krenek, and Morton Feldman.

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Among people born in 1935, Helmut Lachenmann ranks 118Before him are Wang Hongwen, Jerry Fodor, Mario Camus, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, Marc Augé, and Donald P. Bellisario. After him are Diane Ladd, Michael Walzer, Ján Popluhár, Annie Proulx, Mohamed Choukri, and Ferdinand Alexander Porsche.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Helmut Lachenmann ranks 2,108 out of 6,142Before him are Helmold (1120), Christian Ludwig II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1683), Frederick August I, Duke of Oldenburg (1711), Christian II, Elector of Saxony (1583), Marianne Brandt (1893), and John Ernest IV, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1658). After him are Ernst Albrecht (1930), William VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1629), Dietrich, Count of Oldenburg (1390), John A. Roebling (1806), Carl Correns (1864), and Christian I, Count Palatine of Birkenfeld-Bischweiler (1598).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Helmut Lachenmann ranks 80Before him are Curt Sachs (1881), Max Richter (1966), Christoph Graupner (1683), Friedrich Wieck (1785), Gershon Kingsley (1922), and Johann Georg Pisendel (1687). After him are Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905), Fredrik Pacius (1809), Johann David Heinichen (1683), Aloysia Weber (1760), Johann Nikolaus Forkel (1749), and Georg Joseph Vogler (1749).