Michael NYMAN

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1944-03-23
Education Royal Acad of Music (BMus), KCL
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Style Michael Nyman, Esq, CBE
Career composer and musician; fndr MN Records 2005; music critic The Listener, The New Statesman, The Spectator and Studio International 1968-78 (introduced the word `minimalism' as a description of music); actor Subterrain 2001; composer in residence Badisches Stadtstheater Karlsruhe 2002-; subject of Homage to Michael Nyman RomaEuropa Festival Rome 2001; Flaiano Award for contribution to film 2001, Ivor Novello Classical Music Award 2011; >ir< Keep It Up Downstairs 1976, 1-100 1977, A Walk through H 1977, Vertical Features Remake 1978, The Falls 1980, The Draughtsman's Contract 1982, Brimstone and Treacle 1982, Frozen Music 1983, Nelly's Version 1983, The Cold Room 1984, A Zed and Two Noughts 1985, Ballet Méchanique 1986, Drowning by Numbers 1987, Monsieur Hire 1989, The Cook, The Thief, His Wife & Her Lover 1989, Le Mari de la Coiffeuse (The Hairdresser's Husband) 1991, Les Enfants Volants 1991, Prospero's Books 1991, Songbook 1992, The Piano 1992, A La Folie (Six Days, Six Nights) 1994, Carrington 1994, The Diary of Anne Frank 1995, The Ogre (Der Unhold) 1996, Gattaca 1997, The End of the Affair 1999, Wonderland 1999, Ravenous (with >qv1qv2<26587>qv3<, >ir<) 1999, Acts Without Words 1 2000, The Claim 2000, That Sinking Feeling 2000, 24 Heures de la Vie d'une Femme 2002, The Actors 2002, Nathalie 2004, Detroit: Ruin of a City 2005, 9 Songs 2005, A Cock and Bull Story 2005, The Libertine 2005, Man on Wire 2008; >ir< Michael Nyman Band: Decay Music 1976, English Experimental Music 1977, Masterwork Samples 1979, From Brussels With Love 1980, Miniatures 1980, Michael Nyman 1981, Mozart 1981, The Kiss and Other Movements 1985, The Man who Mistook his Wife for a Hat 1987, And Do They Do/Zoo Caprices 1989, La Traversée de Paris 1989, Out of the Ruins 1989, The Nyman/Greenaway Soundtracks 1989, String Quartet Nos 1-3 1991, The Essential Michael Nyman Band 1992, Michael Nyman for Yohji Yamamoto 1993, Time will Pronounce 1993, Michael Nyman - Live 1994, Noises, Sounds and Sweet Airs 1994, Taking a Line for a Second Walk 1994, The Piano Concerto/MGV 1994, Plus que Tango 1995, The Piano Concerto/On the Fiddle/Prospero's Books 1995, The Piano Concerto and other Themes 1995, After Extra Time 1996, Century XXI UK N-Z 1996, Concertos 1997, Enemy Zero 1997, The Very Best of Michael Nyman 1997, An Eye for a Difference 1998, Federico Garcia Lorca - De Granada a la Luna 1998, Practical Magic 1998, Strong on Oaks, Strong on the Causes of Oaks 1998, The Piano Concerto/Where the Bee Dances 1998, The Suit and the Photograph 1998, Twentieth Century Blues - The Songs of Noel Coward 1998, Michael Nyman Band Live in Concert 1999, Nyman & Greenaway 1999, The Commissar Vanishes 1999, Miniatures 2 2000, The Very Best of Michael Nyman Film Music 1980-2001 2001, Facing Goya 2002, String Quartets Nos 2-4 2002, Sangam - Michael Nyman meets Indian Masters 2003, Mozart 252 2008, 8 Lust Songs: I Sonetti Lussuriosi; performed by other artists: The Fourth Wall 1981, Beyond Modernism 1991, Bow Out 1992, Piano Circus 1992, Saxophone Works 1992, Contini/Interzone 1993, The Contemporary Trumpet 1993, First & Foremost 1995, Saxophone Songbook 1995, Visions 1995, Meeting Point 1996, Cinema Emotion 1997, Pick it Up 1997, Duo Dilemme - Nouvelle Musique pour Saxophone & Piano 1998, The English Patient and other arthouse classics 1998, Art House Café 2 1999, The Golden Section/Wallace Collection 1999, Ahn Trio - Ahn-Plugged 2000, Overture to Orpheus/Elaine Funaro 2001, Ahn Trio - Groovebox 2002, The Piano Sings 2005, Man and Boy: Dada 2005, The Piano 2005, The Draughtsman's Contract 2005, Nyman/Greenway Revisited 2005, The Libertine 2005, Six Celan Songs/The Ballad of Kastriot Rexhepi 2006, Acts of Beauty/Exit No Exit 2006, Nyman Brass 2006, Love Counts 2007
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