Volker Wangenheim

(b. 1928)

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(b Berlin, 1928).

Ger. conductor and composer. Chief cond. Berlin Mozart Orch. 1950–9, mus. dir., city of Bonn 1957–63, gen. mus. orch. 1963–78. Chief cond. Ger. Nat. Youth Orch. 1969–84. Cond., Bournemouth Sinfonietta 1977. Prof. of cond., Cologne Hochschule für Musik from 1972. Works incl. sym., Mass, and Stabat Mater.

Subjects: Music.

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