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Jean-Jacques Perrey
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Perrey at a concert in 2010.
Background information
Born January 20, 1929(1929-01-20)
Paris, France
Died November 4, 2016(2016-11-04) (aged 87)
Switzerland
Genres Electronic music
Occupation(s) Electronic musician,
Composer
Instruments Synthesizer, Ondioline
Years active 1953-1983 / 1996-2016
Associated acts Perrey and Kingsley, Dana Countryman, Luke Vibert
Website www.jean-jacquesperrey.com

Jean-Jacques Perrey (French: [pɛʁɛ]; January 20, 1929 – November 4, 2016) was a French electronic music producer. He was best known for writing electronic music. He worked with the duo Perrey and Kingsley. He was also known for producing the them "The Elephant Never Forgets".

Perrey died from complications of lung cancer in Switzerland, aged 87.

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