Edgar Froese

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Birthday
6, 1944
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jan 20, 2015 (70)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
6, 1944
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jan 20, 2015 (70)

About

Multi-instrumentalist and founder of electronic music group Tangerine Dream.

Before Fame

His first band was the psychedelic rock group The Ones founded in 1965.

Trivia

He attended the Academy of Arts in Berlin.

Family Life

He was born in East Prussia during World War II and was encouraged to pursue music by his parents after they recognized his talent. He began piano lessons when he was 12 and guitar lessons at 15.

Associated With

He became close friends with artist Salvador Dali after playing with The Ones at Dali's Cadaqués villa.