Happy Birthday Karlheinz Stockhausen

Reading time: 1 min. Karlheinz Stockhausen

Today, Karlheinz Stockhausen would have celebrated his 85th birthday.

On the photo: Karlheinz Stockhausen, Bruno Maderna and Pierre Boulez conducting the rehearsals for the world première of Gruppen on 24 March 1958 in Cologne.

Find out more about Stockhausen and listen to his music.

Tom Service’s guide to Stockhausen.

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