Eino Tamberg (May 27 1930— December 24 2010) was a composer and musician from Estonia. He was famous for the variety of works he wrote including symphonies, concertos, operas and ballets. he was a student of the Tallinn Conservatory, where he later taught composition.
He was given many awards including:
- Winner of the World Youth and Student Festival Competition, Moscow, 1957
- Soviet Estonia Prize 1967
- Annual Prize of the Endowment for Music of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia 1998 and 2002
Works[change | edit source]
These are some of the works written by Tamberg:
- Concerto Grosso (1957)
- Cyrano de Bergerac, opera, 1974
- Journey for Strings, 1990
- Music for Five, 1993
- Symphony No.4, 1998
- Trumpet Concerto No. 2, 1999
- Flute Concerto, 2003
References[change | edit source]
- "Eino Tamberg, Long-Reigning Master of Modern Music, Dies |". news.err.ee. 2011 [last update]. http://news.err.ee/culture/ebd7d9f7-e4f7-48bd-b08a-e19351fb1be0. Retrieved 30 January 2011. "oeuvre"
- "EMIC". emic.ee. 2011 [last update]. http://www.emic.ee/helilooja/einotamberg?lang=eng. Retrieved 30 January 2011. "Cyrano de Bergerac"