- Giordano Ferrari
(b Rome, Jan 26, 1926; d Rome, Jan 28, 1980). Italian composer and theorist. In 1948 he abandoned his engineering studies for music, taking lessons in composition with Daniele Paris and the piano with Erich Arndt. His move to Freiburg in 1952 led him to complete his cultural and musical education in a German context at the city’s university under Genzmer, to attend the Darmstadt summer courses until ...