Wandering composer dies in Greece, at 74Orchestras
The prolific composer Herman Rechberger was born in Linz, Austria, took Finnish citizenship in 1970 and died yesterday in Greece of an unknown cause.
His last completed work is titled ‘In the Garden of Death’. It is dedicated to all victims of Covid 19, but also to the people who have survived this plague of our time.’
Rechberger wrote five operas, three symphonies and innumerable works for the recorder.