Hermann Zilcher

    Hermann Zilcher
  • b. Aug. 18, 1881, d. Jan. 1, 1948
  • first instrument: piano
  • student of piano and composition from 1897
  • composer, pianist, accompanist and piano teacher at "Hochsches Konservatorium" in Frankfurt from 1901
  • appointed professor at "Akademie der Tonkunst" in Munich in 1908
  • director of "Staatskonservatorium" in Würzburg from 1920 to 1944
  • founder of "Mozart-Festspiele" in Würzburg in 1922
  • compositions: mainly for orchestra, chamber orchestra, choir, theatre music and vocal pieces

Works for accordion

Zilcher picture