Meredith Monk

1942 - Today

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Meredith Jane Monk (born November 20, 1942) is an American composer, performer, director, vocalist, filmmaker, and choreographer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Meredith Monk has received more than 341,201 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Meredith Monk is the 1,027th most popular composer (down from 830th in 2019), the 5,934th most popular biography from United States and the 63rd most popular American Composer.

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  • 340k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, Meredith Monk ranks 1,027 out of 1,228Before her are Ferde Grofé, Eduard Künneke, Henry Bishop, Jānis Ivanovs, David Diamond, and Balys Dvarionas. After her are Jaromír Weinberger, Willem Pijper, Tristan Murail, Eino Tamberg, Michael Giacchino, and Andrey Petrov.

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Among people born in 1942, Meredith Monk ranks 371Before her are Brandon deWilde, Johnny Rivers, Ricardo Blázquez, Jorge Liberato Urosa Savino, Anita Roddick, and Enrique Morente. After her are Jean Shrimpton, Derek Parfit, Lutz D. Schmadel, Bruce Johnston, Gabriela Adameșteanu, and Klaus-Dieter Sieloff.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Meredith Monk ranks 5,934 out of 15,968Before her are Damon Knight (1922), R. J. Palacio (1963), Eugene Garfield (1925), Peter Norton (1943), J. Lawton Collins (1896), and Melissa Mathison (1950). After her are Arlene Dahl (1925), Rosa Ponselle (1897), Forest Ray Moulton (1872), Gerard K. O'Neill (1927), Rory Calhoun (1922), and Sting (1959).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Meredith Monk ranks 63Before her are Roger Sessions (1896), William Christie (1944), Alan Hovhaness (1911), Paul Whiteman (1890), Ferde Grofé (1892), and David Diamond (1915). After her are Michael Giacchino (1967), Gunther Schuller (1925), Frank Churchill (1901), Conlon Nancarrow (1912), Milton Babbitt (1916), and Paul Creston (1906).