Zimmermann, Bernd Alois

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Portrait of Bernd Alois Zimmermann (click to view image source)
Bernd Alois Zimmermann
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Name
Zimmermann, Bernd Alois Gender: M
born on 20 March 1918 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Erftstadt, Germany, 50n48, 6e46
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Müller
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 29°04' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 10°05 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 28°56'



Biography

West German composer, best known for his opera Die Soldaten (1965) which is regarded as one of the most important operas of the 20th century. On 10 August 1970, Zimmermann committed suicide, just five days after completing the score to Ich wandte mich um und sah alles Unrecht das geschah unter der Sonne. At the time, he was preparing another opera, Medea.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Tager quotes Arno Müller, from birth registry

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Suicide
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger