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Mikis Theodorakis

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Born in:Chios,
Greece
Year of Birth:1925
Year of death:2021

Biography

(source: wikipedia)

Michail "Mikis" Theodorakis ( ; 29 July 1925 – 2 September 2021) was a Greek composer and lyricist credited with over 1,000 works.
He scored for the films Zorba the Greek (1964), Z (1969), and Serpico (1973). He composed the "Mauthausen Trilogy", also known as "The Ballad of Mauthausen", which has been described as the "most beautiful musical work ever written about the Holocaust" and possibly his best work. Up until his death, he was viewed... more

Also known as

  • M. Théodorakis
  • Michael Theodorakis
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