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Edgar Wilmar Froese (born June 6, 1944 and died January 20, 2015) is an artist and electronic music pioneer, best known as the founding member of the electronic music band Tangerine Dream.

Froese was born in Tilsit, East Prussia (now Sovetsk, Russia) during World War II. After showing an early aptitude for art, Froese enrolled at the Academy of the Arts in West Berlin to study painting and sculpture. In 1965, he formed…

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  • Oh man how sad, i've just .. whatever. RIP Edgar & Thank you endlessly for prompting the planet full of delightful frequencies & that's more than what anyone can verbally describe. Always remembered, Rest in Tangerine Dreams...
  • I miss you, old man!
  • Eine der traurigsten Info`s der letzten Monate ! Meine erste selbstgekaufte LP war von KRAFT- WERK, die Zweite war von Tangerine Dream. Ich bin sehr froh einen electronic-sender im netz gefunden zu haben > vintage electro < der mir die eintönigen Tage im Büro mehr als reichlich versüßt. Gebt weiterhin ALLES und "guter Geschmack wird NIE untergehen. take care Hannes
  • RIP Edgar, love you dearly. :(
  • This track is my contribution to a tribute radio show in honour of Tangerine Dream founder Edgar Froese, who was one of my biggest musical heros. Several listeners who missed the show did ask for this track, so here it is. May he rest in peace! https://soundcloud.com/michael-brueckner/everlasting-footprints-radio
  • Rest in Peace, Edgar! You will always in our mind! Thank You for the New music History! YOUR WORKS, YOUR MUSIC remain MASTERPIECES and will EPIC FOREVER!!
  • Dream in Heaven Edgar. Thanks for all the great music, concerts and meet & greets after the shows. One concert will always stand out for me: 2008 Tangerine Dream Plays Edgar Froese in Eindhoven.A one of a kind concert, wich never was repeated again. It was so nice to hear and see you perform your solo stuff Live! Thanks for everything!
  • R.I.P. :(
  • RIP, Edgar :'(
  • ¡Larga vida!

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