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Maryanne Amacher (February 25, 1938 - October 22, 2009) was an American composer and installation artist.

Biography She was born in Kane, Pennsylvania, to an American nurse and a Swiss freight train worker. As the only child, she grew up playing the piano. Amacher left Kane to attend the University of Pennsylvania where she received a B.F.A in 1964. While there she studied composition with George Rochberg and Karlheinz Stockhausen. Subsequently, she did graduate work in acoustics and computer… read more

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  • R.I.P.
  • the saddest part is that this shoutbox is about her death and not about what she did when she was alive
  • Vote: http://www.last.fm/music/Maryanne+Amacher/+images/100087033
  • Died too early (No more chance to send her a bill for my wrecked speakers...)
  • She made an influential mark on all who came in contact her you and yr art (whether they wanted it or not). Yr greatly missed, Maryanne Amacher... R.I.P.
  • yes
  • rip.
  • ah =(
  • R.I.P., her work has been so important
  • R.I.P. Maryanne Amacher, she's already been missed.

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