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Bernhard Paumgartner Edit Profile

conductor , composer

Bernhard Paumgartner, Austrian conductor, composer. Recipient Austrian Medal Art and Science Lion.

Background

Paumgartner, Bernhard was born on November 14, 1887 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Johann Nepomuk and Rosa (Papier) Paumgartner.

Education

J. Theresianum Vienna, U. Vienna, 1911. Pupil of Bruno Walter. Doctor Juris, Doctor n.c. philosophy.

Career

Two children by previous marriage—Peterhans, Rosanna. Conductor, Vienna Musicians Orchestra. Director Mozarteum Salzburg, 1917.

President Mozarteum Academy. Guest conductor Salzburg Festival, 1960, also throughout Europe. Founder Mozart Chamber Orchestra, Salzburg.

Lecturer musicology on radio. President Salzburger Festspiele, 1960-1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Mozart

    • Bach. Schubert

    • Beethoven

    • Salzburg. Erinnerungen. Composer operas, stage music, songs, choruses.

Connections

Married to Inge Handl, in September 1956.

father:
Johann Nepomuk Paumgartner

mother:
Rosa (Papier) Paumgartner

spouse:
to Inge Handl