Paul Baumgartner

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Birthday
21, 1903
Birthplace
Switzerland
Death Date
Oct 19, 1976 (73)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1903
Birthplace
Switzerland
Death Date
Oct 19, 1976 (73)

About

Musician who was also the author of The Seven Searchers and Other Poems when he was 12.

Before Fame

He fled to Basel after studying and teaching in Cologne, Germany, because of the rise of the Nazis.

Trivia

He strongly supported Casals and signed on for the cellist's first festival.

Family Life

He was born in Altstätten, Switzerland, and died in Locarno, Switzerland.

Associated With

He was a respected educator who was known for teaching such future luminaries as Karl Engel, Arie Vardi, and Alfred Brendel .