Ernst Krenek Austrian composer 1900-1991

Ernst Krenek Austrian composer 1900-1991

Krenek was born in Vienna (then in Austria-Hungary) as Ernst Křenek as the son of a Czech soldier in the Austro-Hungarian army. He studied there and in Berlin with Franz Schreker before working in a number of German opera houses as conductor. Ernst Krenek Austrian...
Albert Schnelzer Swedish composer 1972-

Albert Schnelzer Swedish composer 1972-

Albert Schnelzer ”one of Sweden’s foremost composers” (Classical Music Magazine, UK), made his international breakthrough at the Présence Festival in Paris 2004. His music is often described as energetic and forwardgoing, lyrical and fragile, but also directly...
Sylvester Levay Serbianborn composer 1945-

Sylvester Levay Serbianborn composer 1945-

Sylvester Levay (originally Lévay Szilveszter, Serbian: Силвестер Леваи, Silvester Levai) is a Serbian-born Hungarian recording artist and composer. Sylvester Levay Serbianborn composer 1945- Life and career Levay was born on 16 May 1945 in Subotica...
John Kander American composer 1927 –

John Kander American composer 1927 –

John Harold Kander (born March 18, 1927) is an  American composer , known largely for his work in the musical theater. As part of the songwriting team  Kander and Ebb (featuring lyricist Fred Ebb), Kander wrote the scores for 15 musicals, including Cabaret (1966)...
Jule Styne American composer 1905 -1994

Jule Styne American composer 1905 -1994

Jule Styne, född som Julius Kerwin Stein den 31 december 1905 i London och död den 20 september 1994 i New York, var en amerikansk kompositör Jule Styne American composer 1905 -1994 Jule Styne born Julius Kerwin Stein, December 31, 1905 – September 20, 1994) was a...