Aarre Merikanto (June 29, 1893 - September 29, 1958) was a Finnish composer.
He was the son of Liisa Häyrynen and the famous romantic composer, professor Oskar Merikanto. His childhood he spent in Vilppula, Finland. From year 1919, he was married to Meri Grönmark.
He studied music in Helsinki 1911, Leipzig 1912-1914 and Moscow 1916-1917.
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