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David Platz

b. 13 January 1929, Hanover, Germany, d. 20 Might 1994, London, Britain. Given birth to of Jewish share in the volatile politics weather of Germany, Platz was exiled, along with his sister, Gina, to Neasden, in Middlesex, in the 30s. Put into posting by his guardian, Platz was disappointed to …

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C.F. Martin

b. Religious Frederick Martin, 31 January 1796, Saxony, Germany. Martin set up his electric guitar stock in 1833 at 196 Hudson Road, NY. By enough time the business relocated to Nazareth, Pa, six years afterwards, the organization had been coming to getting as associated to handmade acoustic guitars as Stradivarius …

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Ernst Lubitsch

b. 28 January 1892, Berlin, Germany, d. 30 November 1947, Bel Atmosphere, LA, California, USA. A celebrated film movie director who got Hollywood by surprise after shifting to America in 1923. His status was predicated on some sophisticated comedies, 1st with silents, and with talkies such as for example Trouble …

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Hanya Holm

b. Johanna Eckert, 3 March 1893, Worms, Germany, d. 3 November 1972, NEW YORK, NY, USA. An hugely talented choreographer, Holm became a Broadway achievement in the past due 40s and on through the 50s. In 1940 she done Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate, after that on Out OF THE …

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Max Dreyfus

b. 1874, Kuppenheim, Germany, d. 12 Might 1964, Brewster NY, USA. Dreyfus visited the united states at age 14 and was shortly doing work for music publisher, T.B. Harms. He performed piano being a songplugger, ultimately rising to be company supervisor. When Harms’ wellness failed, Dreyfus bought him out. Posting …

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Plastik Funk

The German house music duo Plastik Funk was formed in 2002 in Düsseldorf by Rafael Ximenez-Carrillo and Mikio Gruschinske. Spaniard Ximenez-Carrillo was created in Madrid but was raised in Grevenbroich, Nordrhein-Westfalen, while German-Japanese Gruschinske spent the initial element of his lifestyle in Tokyo before shifting to Berlin. The set began …

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Shed

German techno maker René Pawlowitz, a normal at Berlin’s prestigious Berghain nightclub, releases music less than at least twelve pseudonyms, but his are Shed has garnered probably the most acclaim. His lush, atmospheric songs are educated by fond remembrances of ’90s Detroit techno and jungle, and also have enough weighty …

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Michael Gielen

Michael Gielen is one of the best-known conductors in Germany, and may be the leading Euro conductor of Central Euro avant-garde music. He’s also a reputed composer of complicated, frequently twelve-tone, compositions. Michael Andreas Gielen’s dad was the stage maker Josef Gielen and his uncle was the eminent Polish pianist …

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Farin Urlaub

As the longtime frontman for Die Ärzte, Farin Urlaub spearheaded the German punk rock and roll revolution. As the trio by no means achieved the worldwide renown of competitors Die Toten Hosen, their effect on Central Western music and tradition is serious, and Urlaub’s satirical and frequently political tunes are …

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Hans Hartz

German singer/songwriter Hans Hartz was created in the interface town of Husum in 1943. In 1967 he fronted the Hamburg-based, skiffle-infused skirt music group Lake. He released his debut (& most well-known) record, Sturm, in 1982, which highlighted the popular one “Die Weißen Tauben Sind Müde.” The record proceeded to …

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