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composer.

Carl Orff, German composer. Member Pour le Merit for Arts and Science, Bavarian Academy Arts, Accademia de Santa Ceoilia Roma.

Background

Orff, Carl was born on July 13, 1895 in Muenchen, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Paula (Koestler) Orff.

Education

Student Academy of Music, Muenchen.

Career

Director Orff-Institute at Academy Mozarteum Salzburg/Austria.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Orff-Schulwork, Music for Children (5 vols.).

Membership

Member Pour le Merit for Arts and Science, Bavarian Academy Arts, Accademia de Santa Ceoilia Roma.

Connections

father:
Heinrich Orff

mother:
Paula (Koestler) Orff