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Publisher: Anfor Music Publishing (1969)
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20 songs of Christmas for soprano, alto and tenor recorders; choose. voice (French, German, Spanish, and English with translations). Erich Katz (1900 - 1973) was once a German composer, musicologist, and critic. He was once born right into a wealthy Jewish relations in what's now Poznań, Poland. In 1907 the relatives moved to Berlin and in 1918 Katz accomplished simple education ahead of the Armistice. He firstly studied engineering yet switched to song after one semester. He attended the strict Conservatory, the Berlin Hochschule für Musik, and the collage of Berlin. He then studied on the collage of Freiburg with Gurlitt the place he acquired his doctorate in 1926 with the dissertation »Die musikalischen Stilbegriffe des 17. Jahrhunderts«. In 1928, Katz co-founded the Freiburger Kurse für Musiktheorie and have become its co-director. The Freiburg Kurse later turned referred to as the Freiburg track Seminary and Katz remained its director until eventually 1933, while the Nazis seized energy. till 1938, Katz was once in a position to proceed his paintings as a instructor, organist, composer, and critic, writing for Melos and the Musikblätter des Anbruch. because the state of affairs grew to become more challenging, his spouse left him and he went into hiding. He used to be quickly arrested, even though, and was once despatched to Dachau. At this element, the Nazis have been freeing a couple of prisoners, supplied they left Germany instantly. In 1939, he fled together with his daughter, Hanna, to England the place they remained until eventually 1943. In 1944, Katz used to be appointed Professor of Composition on the ny university of song and in addition taught on the New tuition for Social learn and CCNY. approximately his periods LaNoue Davenport wrote, "Being knowledgeable by means of [Katz] concerned not just a verbal-intellectual technique, however the physique and spirit as well." He was once acquaintances with Carl Orff (despite his involvement with the Nazis) and Paul Hindemith and their impacts are present in his personal compositions. From 1959 till his loss of life he taught at Santa Barbara urban collage.