Bernhard Paumgartner

Bernhard Paumgartner biography

b. Vienna, Austria
d. Salzburg, Austria

conductor, composer, musicologist, pedagogue, founding member and president of the Salzburg Festival

Paumgrtner was obliged to surrender his post of director of the Salzburg Festival after the Anschluss in 1938. He spent the war years in Florence on a research commission from the University of Vienna.

Works by Bernhard Paumgartner in the UE

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