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Kempff, Wilhelm

also:

 Kempff, Friedrich Wilhelm Walter   (Source: 1)

Dirigent, Klavier, pianista, piano, pianoforte, Soloist: Klavier, composer


born: 25 Nov 1895 Juterborg Source: 2  

died: 23 May 1991 Positano, Italy Source: 2  

active: Stuttgart, Germany  
active: Catania, Sicily, Italy  

Concerts:


- Japan Source: 3  
- Japan Source: 3  
- Japan Source: 3  
- Japan Source: 3  

Berlin Philharmonic: debut as soloist/conductor: 06 Dec 1916  

24 Jan 1919 Copenhagen, Denmark Source: 3  
17 Jan 1921 Basel, Switzerland Source: 3  
20 Nov 1921 Helsinki, Finland Source: 3  
11 Feb 1922 Helsinki, Finland Source: 3  
14 Feb 1922 Helsinki, Finland Source: 3  
22 Feb 1922 Helsinki, Finland Source: 3  
02 Feb 1925 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
08 Nov 1926 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
08 Jan 1927 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
04 Mar 1927 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
20 Mar 1927 Munich, Germany Source: 3  
12 Sep 1927 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
10 Dec 1929 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
07 Jan 1930 Oporto, Portugal Source: 3  
08 Jan 1930 Oporto, Portugal Source: 3  
19 Feb 1932 Helsinki, Finland Source: 3  
23 Feb 1932 Viipuri, Finland Source: 3  

Berlin Philharmonic: debut as soloist/conductor: 26 May 1934  

02 Feb 1937 Helsinki, Finland Source: 3  
21 Apr 1939 Oporto, Portugal Source: 3  
24 Apr 1939 Oporto, Portugal Source: 3  
12 Dec 1939 Rome, Italy Source: 3  
03 Mar 1942 Rome, Italy Source: 3  
06 Nov 1943 Paris, France Source: 3  

perf: 1951-1952 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

28 Jan 1952 Siena, Italy Source: 3  

perf: 1955-1956 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

04 Dec 1955 Siena, Italy Source: 3  

perf: 1957-1958 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

16 Jan 1957 Siena, Italy Source: 3  
27 Apr 1958 Basel, Switzerland Source: 3  
31 Jul 1958 Salzburg, Austria Source: 3  
08 Jun 1959 Basel, Switzerland Source: 3  
29 Aug 1959 Edinburgh, Scotland Source: 3  

perf: 1960-1961 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  
perf: 1960 Bologna, Italy  

07 Apr 1962 Firenze, Italy Source: 3  
13 Apr 1962 Siena, Italy Source: 3  

perf: 1963-1964 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

29 Mar 1963 Paris, France Source: 3  
11 Oct 1963 Munich, Germany Source: 3  
21 Mar 1964 Firenze, Italy Source: 3  
13 Oct 1964 New York / city, USA Source: 3  
15 Oct 1964 New York / city, USA Source: 3  
21 Feb 1965 Basel, Switzerland Source: 3  
05 Dec 1965 Berkeley, California / state, USA Source: 3  
20 Nov 1966 New York / city, USA Source: 3  

perf: 1967-1968 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

25 Jun 1967 Ravello, Italy Source: 3  
29 Apr 1968 Paris, France Source: 3  
00 May 1968 Strasbourg, France Source: 3  

perf: 1969-1970 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1969-1970 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

04 Mar 1969 Firenze, Italy Source: 3  
04 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
06 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
09 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
11 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
13 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
16 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
18 Feb 1970 Paris, France Source: 3  
27 Apr 1970 Munich, Germany Source: 3  

perf: 1971-1972 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

18 Jan 1971 Berlin, Germany Source: 3  
20 Aug 1971 Luzern, Switzerland Source: 3  
04 Sep 1971 Stresa, Italy Source: 3  

perf: 1972-1973 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

21 Aug 1973 Luzern, Switzerland Source: 3  

The Music Sack has 58 items with information about Wilhelm Kempff:


 1999

Soloisten

p. 170-184 In:
Reif, Ruth Renee
Die Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, ein historisches Portrat
Herausgegeben von der Gessellschaft der Freunde der Stuttgarter Philharmonica
Tubingen: Silberburg-Verlag, 1999

Number of People : 1,958


 1999

Concertos

p. 1375-1387 In:
Moreau, Mario
O teatro de S. Carlos : dois seculos de historia
Vol. II
Lisboa: Hugin Editores, 1999, 713-1424 p.

Number of People : 2,120


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1995

Gillespie, Anna
Gillespie, John
Notable twentieth-century pianists
A bio-critical sourcebook
By John Gillespie and Anna Gillespie
London: Greenwood Press, 1995, 446 p.
      (Series: Bio-Critical Sourcebooks on Musical Performance)

Number of People : 99


 1994

Hunt, John
Giants of the keyboard : Kempff, Gieseking, Fischer, Haskil, Backhaus, Schnabel: Discographies
Compiled by John Hunt
Exeter, England: John Hunt, 1994, 372 p.

Number of People : 6


 1994 Source: 2

Rode-Breymann, Susanne
Die Wiener Staatsopher in den Zwischenkriegsjahren
Ihr Beitrag zum zeitgenossischen Musiktheater
Tutzing: Verlegt bei Hans Schneider, 1994, 485 p.

Number of People : 387


 1992

[Obituary index]
Notes (Music Library Association), 1992

Number of People : 64


 1992

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


 1991

Cummings, David M.
McIntire, Dennis K.
International who's who in music and musician's directory
(in the classical and light classical fields)
Twelfth edition 1990/91
Consultant editors David M. Cummings; Dennis K. McIntire
Cambridge, England: International Who's Who in Music, 1991

Number of People : 8,178


 1990

Indice Dei Nomi e Dei Titoli della Parte Storica e Delle Appendici

p. 585-611 In:
Idonea, Giovanni
Danzuso, Domenico
Musica, musicisti e teatri a Catania
(dal mito alla cronaca)
3e edizione
Palermo: Publisicula Editrice, 1990, 660 p.

Number of People : 2,056


 1989

Paris, Alain
Dictionnaire des interpretes : et de l'interpretation musicale au XX siecle.
Paris: Robert Laffont, 1989

Number of People : 2,306


 1989

Performer Index : Instrumentalists

p. 443-500 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1984-1987 : based on material ... 1984 AND 1987
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1989, 639 p.

Number of People : 3,287


 1987

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 296-362 In:
Trezzini, Lamberto
Due secoli di vita musicale storia del teatro comunale di Bologna
Seconda edizione
A cura di Lamberto Trezzini
Nuova Alfa Editoriale, 1987, 362 p.

Number of People : 4,845


 1987

Bruchhauser, Wilfried Wolfgang
Komponisten der Gegenwart im Deutschen Komponisten-Verband
Im Aftrag des Deutschen Komponisten-Verbandes
3. Auflage
Herausgegeben von Wilfried W. Bruchhauser
Berlin: 1987

Number of People : 1,009


 1986

Kempff, Wilhelm
Was ich horte, was ich sah : Reisebilder eines Pianisten.
3. Aufl., Neuausg., (2. Aufl. dieser Ausg.)
Munchen, Zurich: Piper 1986. 179 S.
      dasselbe als Lizenzausg.:
Blindendruck der Deutschen Blindenstudienanstalt; [Marburg:] Dt. Blindenstudienanst. 1986.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: Serie Piper; 391)

Number of People : 1


 1985

Kempff, Wilhelm
Was ich horte, was ich sah : Reisebilder eines Pianisten.
Neuausg.
Munchen, Zurich: Piper 1985. 179 S.
       Mit Ill. u. Noten.
      (Series: Serie Piper; 391)

Number of People : 1


 1985

Wilson, Lyle G.
A dictionary of pianists
London: Robert Hale, 1985

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

Performer Index : Instrumentalits

p. 715-745 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1978-1983 : based on material ...
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1985, 873 p.

Number of People : 4,398


 1985

Kempff, Wilhelm
Unter dem Zimbelstern : Jugenderinnerungen e. Pianisten.
Munchen, Zurich: Piper 1985. 281 S.
       Mit Noten.
      (Series: Serie Piper; 446)
       Note: Lizenzausgabe d. Laaber-Verl., Laaber.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Kaiser, Joachim
Grosse pianisten in unserer Zeit
Munchen: R. Piper & Co. Verlag, 1982

Number of People : 24


 1982 Source: 3

Kehler, George
The piano in concert
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1982, 1431 p.

Number of People : 2,682


 1982

[Orchestra Members]

The above item is part of :
Muck, Peter
Einhundert Jahre Berliner Philharmonisches Orchester. Darstellung in Dokumentation im Auftrag des Berliner Orchesters. Dritter Band
Die Mitglieder des Orchesters, die Programme, die Konzertreisen ...
Verfassst von Peter Muck
Tutzing: Verlegt bei Hans Schneider, 1982, 509 p.

Number of People : 5,035


 1981

Kempff, Wilhelm
Was ich horte, was ich sah : Reisebilder eines Pianisten.
Munchen, Zurich: Piper 1981. 179 S.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Performer Index : Instrumentalists

p. 311-366 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 6,053


 1980

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1978

Kempff, Wilhelm
Unter dem Zimbelstern. Jugenderinnerungen e. Pianisten.
2., unverand. Aufl.
Laaber: Laaber Verlag 1978. 281 S.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Ewen, David
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1978, 974 p.

Number of People : 432


 1976

Fischer-Kempff, Thea
Huschke, Wolfgang
Wilhelm Kempffs Vorfahren.
Genealogie. 25/26 (1976/77), S. 1-13.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1975

Lewinski, Wolf-Eberhard von
Musik als Botschaft einer geistigen Welt. Gesprach mit Wilhelm Kempff.
Musik und Medizin. 1 (1975) H. 11, S. 45-48 u. 51.

Number of People : 1


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1974

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
Vol. II
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974, 567 p.

Number of People : 6,198


 1972

Kaiser, Joachim
Grosse Pianisten in unserer Zeit
Munchen: R. Piper & Co., 1972

Number of People : 25


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1969

Pandelescu, Jean-Victor
Wilhelm Kempff.
Muzica. 19 (1969) Nr.11, S. 30-31.

Number of People : 1


 1968

Schwaiger, Egloff
Warum der Applaus : beruhmte Interpreten uber ihre Musik
Munich: Ehrenwirth Verlag, 1968

Number of People : 47


 1966

Range, Hans-Peter
Die Konzertpianisten der Gegenwart
Ein Musikliebhaber berichtet uber Konzertmilieu und 173 Klaviervirtuosen
Schwarzwald: Moritz Schauenburg Verlag Lahr, 1966, 249 p.

Number of People : 167


 1965

Riekert, Wilhelm
Wilhelm Kempff 70 Jahre.
Musica. 19 (1965), S. 315-316.

Number of People : 1


 1964

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
New York: Scarecrow Press, 1964, 405 p.

Number of People : 5,157


 1963

Schonberg, Harold C.
The great pianists
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963

Number of People : 367


 1962

Townend, P.
Who's who in music and musicians' international directory 1962
New York: Hafner Publishing Co., 1962, 331 p.

Number of People : 3,194


 1958

Gatti, Guido M.
Gavoty, Bernard
Hauert, Roger
Wilhelm Kempff.
Ed. ital. a cura di Guido M. Gatti
Milano: Ricordi; Ginevra: Kister 1958. 32 S.
      (Series: I grandi interpreti)

Number of People : 1


 1955

Tournier, Alphonse
Kempff, Wilhelm
Cette note grave. Les annees d'apprentissage d'un musicien.
Trad. de l'Allemand par Alphonse Tournier
Paris: Plon 1955. IV, 309 S.

Number of People : 1


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1954

Muller von Asow, Erich Hermann
Muller von Asow, Hedwig
Kurschners Deutscher Musiker-Kalender 1954
Zweite Ausgabe des Deutschen Musiker-Lexikons
Herausgeber: Hedwig und E.H. Mueller von Asow
Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1954, 1702 COLS p.

Number of People : 4,075

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1954

Hauert, Roger
Gavoty, Bernard
Wilhelm Kempff.
Geneve: Kister; Monaco: Union europeenne d'editions [1954]. 32 S.
      (Series: Les grands interpretes)
       Note: Erschien auch in deutscher Sprache.

Number of People : 1


 1951 Source: 1

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1951

Kempff, Wilhelm
Unter dem Zimbelstern. Das Werden eines Musikers.
Stuttgart: Engelhorn verl. Spemann (1951). 281 S.

Number of People : 1


 1949

IIe Festival International de Besancon : 2-11 Septembre 1949
Besancon: Radiodiffusion Francaise, 1949, 102 p.

Number of People : 26


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1938

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1937

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1936

Senftleben, Martin
Wilhelm Kempff 70 Jahre.
Organum XXXVI, 2-3. Berlin [1936].

Number of People : 1


 1936

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1929

Muller, Erich H.
Deutsches Musiker-Lexikon
Herausgegeben von Erich H. Muller
Dresden: Wilhelm Limpert, 1929, 1644 p.

Number of People : 7,599


 1927

Norlind, Tobias
Allmant musiklexikon
Stockholm: Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1927-28, 2V p.

Number of People : 4,739


 undated

Wagner, Klaus
Gieseking und Kempff zum Sechzigsten.

Number of People : 1


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