Hans Richter-Haaser

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Birthday
6, 1912
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 13, 1980 (68)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
6, 1912
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 13, 1980 (68)

About

Famous for his mastery of Beethoven, Schubert, and Schumann. His 1959 American debut in Manhattan was highly acclaimed.

Before Fame

He was a student at the Dresden Conservatory.

Trivia

He served as professor of piano from 1947 until 1962 at the North-West German Music Academy.

Family Life

His family recognized his talents early on, and he debuted in 1928 when he was 16.

Associated With

He had a prolific recording career, laying down tracks of many composers, including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

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