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Iannis Xenakis (1922–2001)

Iannis Xenakis was born on May 29, 1922 in Braila, Romania. He was a composer, known for Witchboard (1986), La geste gibelline (1988) and La prisonnière (1968). He was married to Françoise Xenakis. He died on February 4, 2001 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 78) in Paris, France

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Known For

Witchboard Soundtrack
La geste gibelline
La prisonnière
La prisonnière Soundtrack


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 2015 The Great Triumphs (Short) (original music composed by)
 2010 Stigmi apolithomeni (Documentary short)
 2002 Um Filme Sem História (Short)
 1989 For the Whales (TV Movie documentary)
 1981 Metastaseis (Short)
 1980 Polytopo Mykinon 1978 (Documentary)
 1976 Nyhtes (Short)
 1976 Radiotileskopio - spoudi (Short)
 1970 Centro de calculo electronico (Documentary short)
 1970 L'illusion comique (TV Movie)
 1961 Continu-discontinu (Short)
 1960 Orient-Occident (Short)
 1957 Fer chaud (Short)
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Awarded the Polar Music Prize, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music Award, in 1999.

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