Korngold, Erich

Korngold, Erich
   American composer, of Czech origin. Born in Brünn, Moravia, he was the son of the music critic Julian Korngold. He took composition lessons and at the age of 11 composed Der Schneemann. In the 1920s he taught opera and composition at the Vienna State Academy. In 1934 he went to Hollywood and wrote a number of film scores as well as concertos and symphonies.

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  • KORNGOLD, ERICH WOLFGANG — (1897–1957), composer. Born in Brno, Czechoslovakia, Korngold was the son of the Viennese music critic Julius Korngold (1860–1945), who was also his first music teacher. Hailed as a child prodigy when his first large scale work, Der Schneemann, a …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Korngold, Erich Wolfgang — born May 29, 1897, Brünn, Austria Hungary died Nov. 29, 1957, Hollywood, Calif., U.S. U.S. composer of Austro Hungarian birth. Son of a music critic, he had his childhood compositions praised by Gustav Mahler and Artur Schnabel. He solidified his …   Universalium

  • Korngold,Erich Wolfgang — Korn·gold (kôrnʹgōld , gôlt ), Erich Wolfgang. 1897 1957. Austrian born American composer and pianist whose works include operas, such as Die tote Stadt (1920), symphonies, chamber music, and scores for motion pictures, including Anthony Adverse… …   Universalium

  • Korngold, Erich Wolfgang — (29 may. 1897, Brünn, Austria Hungría–29 nov. 1957, Hollywood, Cal., EE.UU.). Compositor estadounidense de origen austrohúngaro. Hijo de un crítico musical, sus composiciones de la niñez fueron elogiadas por Gustav Mahler y Artur Schnabel.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold — (* 29. Mai 1897 in Brünn, Österreich Ungarn; † 29. November 1957 in Los Angeles) war ein österreichisch US amerikanischer Komponist, Dirigent und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Erich Korngold — Erich Wolfgang Korngold Erich Wolfgang Korngold Erich Wolfgang Korngold est un compositeur autrichien (naturalisé américain en 1943), né à Brno (Autriche Hongrie) le 29 mai 1897 et mort à Hollywood le 29 novembre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Erich Wolfgang Korngold Erich Wolfgang Korngold (Brno, Imperio Austrohúngaro actual República Checa , 29 de mayo de 1897 Los Ángeles, EE. UU., 29 de noviembre de …   Wikipedia Español

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold — Naissance 29 mai 1897 Brno …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Erich — (as used in expressions) Correns Carl Erich Fromm Erich Honecker Erich Hornbostel Erich Moritz von Kleiber Erich Korngold Erich Wolfgang Ludendorff Erich Mendelsohn Erich Raeder Erich Remarque Erich Maria Erich Paul Kramer Salomon Erich Stroheim… …   Universalium

  • Erich — (as used in expressions) Correns, Carl Erich Fromm, Erich Honecker, Erich Hornbostel, Erich (Moritz) von Kleiber, Erich Korngold, Erich Wolfgang Ludendorff, Erich Mendelsohn, Erich …   Enciclopedia Universal

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