Man of the World

Man of the World Memoirs of Europe, Asia & North America (1930s to 1980S) PRINGSHEIM, Klaus H. ; Bosen, Victor

Klaus H. Pringsheim Jr. was the son a very famous and important conductor, Klaus Pringsheim Sr. who started his career as an assistant to the legendary Bruno Walter, went on to become the tutor in western music to the Japanese court, conducted and composed music for many years and died in Japan. The Pringsheim family was a very wealthy and significant German family and one of the Pringsheim daughters married Thomas Mann. Klaus Pringsheim Jr. grew up in Berlin during the Nazi era, moved to the UK to be educated, then in 1939 went to see his father in Tokyo, lived through the war in Tokyo, became an adjunct to General MacArthur during the American occupation of Japan, then lived with his uncle Thomas Mann in Pacific Palisades in California in the late forties, went to UCLA, then to Columbia University and had an academic career.
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Isbn
9780889625846
Uitgever
Mosaic Pr
Druk
1e
Verschenen
01-01-1995
Taal
Engels
Bindwijze
Paperback
Genre
Geschiedenis

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