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Demian, Wilhelm (born 1910), composer, conductor

Octavian Cosma

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Braşov, 9/22 June 1910). Romanian composer and conductor of Hungarian descent. After attending the Braşov Conservatory (1925–8) he studied composition with Stöhr at the Vienna Hochschule für Musik (1929–33). Demian conducted the Karl Goldmark Orchestra in Cluj (1935–40) and the Transylvania PO (1948–9), then in 1949 became conductor of the Hungarian Opera in Cluj and a lecturer at the Cluj Academy; he also directed the Cluj PO (1955–6). Though Demian

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