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Full Name Wolfgang Rose -
Birth#1Date of Birth10-04-1902
Place of BirthWeimar, Germany.
Father Eduard Rose
Mother Emma Marie Eleanor Rose-Mahler
Siblings ♂️ Ernest Rose
Spouse#1NameAli Olitzki
Death#1Date of death06-09-1977
Place of deathBad Tatzmannsdorf, Austria.

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Wolfgang Rose (1902-1977).

New York Pianist.

  • 1902-06: Gustav Mahler refers to him on a postcard to his mother. See postcard on page Emma Marie Eleanor Rose-Mahler (1875-1933).
  • 29-03-1939 His last time in Weimar for his fathers 80th birthday (Eduard Rose (1859-1943)).
  • 1941 Exile in America.
  • 1944 New York recital debut in Town Hall.
  • According Bruno Walter (1876-1962) Wolfgang was a very good pianist.
  • His teachers included Arthur Schnabel and Walter Gieseking.
  • Became accompanist for the violinists Misch:. Elman Pnd Julian Olevsky.
  • In 1961 he retired to devote himself entirely to teaching. Among his students were Michel Block and James Mathis.

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