Arne Nordheim, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Arne Nordheim

Norwegian composer

Date of Birth: 20-Jun-1931

Place of Birth: Larvik, Vestfold, Norway

Date of Death: 05-Jun-2010

Profession: composer, film score composer

Nationality: Norway

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About Arne Nordheim

  • Arne Nordheim (20 June 1931 – 5 June 2010) was a Norwegian composer.
  • Nordheim received numerous awards for his compositions, and from 1982 lived in the Norwegian government's honorary residence, Grotten, next to the Royal Palace in Oslo.
  • He was elected an honorary member of the International Society for Contemporary Music in 1997.
  • On 18 August 2006, Arne Nordheim received a doctor honoris causa degree at the Norwegian Academy of Music.
  • He died at the age of 78 and was given a state funeral.

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