Erwin Schulhoff

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... read moreCzech composer Erwin Schulhoff (1894-1942) was among the most talented of the European composers who were victims of the Holocaust. An excellent pianist with a voracious appetite for jazz, Schulhoff first fused jazz and classical music in his suite Hot Music (1919) and embraced the Dadaist aesthetic...

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Arabeske, Op. 29, No. 2 (Live)
Erwin Schulhoff
3:05
Ogelala Suite, Op. 53: I. Szene 'Kampf'
Erwin Schulhoff
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Ogelala Suite, Op. 53: Iii. Ivana's Tanz
Erwin Schulhoff
5:30
Ogelala Suite, Op. 53: Ii. Fesseltanz
Erwin Schulhoff
2:28
Ogelala Suite, Op. 53: V. Finale
Erwin Schulhoff
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Biography

Country Of origin: Czechoslovakia

A Czech pianist and composer (and a student of Reger) who was influenced by jazz, dadaism, and the quarter-tone music of H…ba. Schulhoff died in a concentration camp. ~ All Music Guide~ Rovi

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