Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Paul Dessau(1894-1979), German composer and conductor. He studied at the Klindworth-Scharwenka Conservatory in Berlin. He was kapellmeisters and conductors at various theaters in Bremen, Cologne, Mainz, and Berlin. He also taught at the Public Drama School in Berlin. His works include: 7 operas, incidental music and film scores. He composed political marching song "Die Thalmann Kolonne".