Aarne, Els

Els Aarne, after 1940 Els Paemurru (1917–1995), Estonia

Estonian composer and teacher. Born in Makiivka, Ukraine; studied at the conservatory in Tallin, received a teaching degree in 1939, a piano degree in 1942, and a degree in composition in 1946 under Heino Eller. She composed many chamber pieces, especially for cello and double bass. She also composed two symphonies.

 

Selected works:

Concerto for double bass and orchestra

Two concertos for cello and orchestra

Aastaringid for mezzo and organ

 

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(Estonian Music Information Center)