|Birthname||Karel Willem Joseph Mengelberg|
|born on||18 July 1902 at 16:30 (= 4:30 PM )|
|Place||Utrecht, Netherlands, 52n06, 5e07|
|Timezone||LST m4e53 (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||25°04' 02°32 Asc. 05°19'|
Dutch composer and conductor who was the father of composer and pianist Misha Mengelberg. He worked in Berlin, Barcelona, Kiev and Amsterdam. His most notable work is 'Catalunya Renaixent', written for the Banda Municipal of Barcelona in 1934. This score uses 3 xirimias, traditional Catalonian shawms.
He died on 11 July 1984 in Amsterdam.
- other kin relationship with Mengelberg, Willem (born 28 March 1871). Notes: Willem was Karel's uncle
Sy Scholfield submitted birth certificate no. 1940 from the online Utrecht archives: "des middags te half vijf uur" (at four-thirty midday).
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor