Fartein Valen

Composer

1887 – 1952

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Who was Fartein Valen?

Olav Fartein Valen was a Norwegian composer and music theorist, notable for his work within atonal polyphonic music.

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Born
Aug 25, 1887
Stavanger
Also known as
  • Valen, Fartein
Nationality
  • Norway
Profession
Education
  • Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler
  • Norwegian Academy of Music
Lived in
  • Stavanger
Died
Dec 14, 1952
Haugesund

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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