Issay Alexandrowitsch Dobrowen
Issay Alexandrowitsch Dobrowen biography
b. Nishni Novgorod, Russia
d. Oslo, Norway
composer, conductor, stage director and pianist of Jewish-Russian origin
Dobroven had a German residence, but he became a Norwegian citizen in 1928. He moved to Norway in 1934, whence he had to flee from the Nazi invasion to Sweden in 1940.