|born on||8 June 1919 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )|
|Place||Grünstadt, Germany, 49n34, 8e10|
|Timezone||GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||16°14' 15°03 Asc. 16°56'|
German jazz composer, bandleader and musician.
On 1 April 1951 he established the Südfunk dance orchestra of the South German Radio in Stuttgart, which he directed until 1992. With the start of a new public broadcasting corporation, the Südwestrundfunk, the name of the "Südfunk Tanzorchester" was changed to "SWR Big Band".
He died 20 March 2010.
Taeger quotes him
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz