Marcus Paus

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Marcus Nicolay Paus (pronounced [ˈmɑ̀rkʉs ˈpæʉs]; born 14 October 1979) is a Norwegian composer and one of the most performed contemporary Scandinavian composers. As a classical contemporary composer he is noted as a representative of a reorientation toward tradition, tonality and melody, and his works have been lauded by critics in Norway and abroad. His work includes chamber music, choral works, solo works, concerts, orchestral works, operas, symphonies and church music, as well as works for theatre, film and television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcus Paus has received more than 50,426 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Marcus Paus is the 1,222nd most popular composer, the 620th most popular biography from Norway and the 14th most popular Norwegian Composer.

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  • 45.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, Marcus Paus ranks 1,222 out of 1,228Before him are Osvaldo Golijov, Christopher Tin, Venetian Snares, Judith Weir, Brett Dean, and Murray Gold. After him are Kailash Kher, Oneohtrix Point Never, Nicholas Britell, Pritam, Yo Yo Honey Singh, and Alma Deutscher.

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Among people born in 1979, Marcus Paus ranks 735Before him are Antonio Núñez Tena, Michael Neumayer, Miwa Yonetsu, Raphael Schäfer, Cho Yoon-jeong, and Ricardo Rosselló. After him are Mabrouk Zaid, Sorin Ghionea, David Healy, Genevieve Nnaji, Simon Davies, and Kostas Tsartsaris.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Marcus Paus ranks 620 out of 735Before him are Stefan Strandberg (1990), Deeyah Khan (1977), Filip Ingebrigtsen (1993), Jakob Ingebrigtsen (2000), Anniken Huitfeldt (1969), and Mathis Bolly (1990). After him are Camilla Herrem (1986), Emil Iversen (1991), Cecilie Leganger (1975), Adelén (1996), Tom Hilde (1987), and Ulrikke Brandstorp (1995).

Among COMPOSERS In Norway

Among composers born in Norway, Marcus Paus ranks 14Before him are Geirr Tveitt (1908), Halfdan Kjerulf (1815), Fartein Valen (1887), Klaus Egge (1906), Thomas Bergersen (1980), and Ola Gjeilo (1978).