Jacques Wildberger Dies
Legendary Swiss composer JACQUES WILDBERGER died at his home in Riehen on Wednesday (23AUG06). He was 84. Wildberger's death was announced by fellow composer HEINZ HOLLINGER. In 1948, Wildberger became the student of Russian composer WLADIMIR VOGEL. He taught at the music academy in Karlsruehe, Germany between 1959 to 1966, then at Basel's conservatory in Switzerland until 1987.