Siegfried Lang
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Instrument: accordion, piano

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Lang Siegfried

General Information

Year of Birth:  1919
Date of Birth:  3. August 1919
Place of Birth:  Millstatt
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Year of Death:  2019
Date of Death:  7. August 2019
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Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation

music theory

member of the Academy choir

music theory with mandatory subjects piano, instrument studies, music history

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
1948 - 1966

solo activities

1949

first radio-recordings as a lyricist of "Moonrise/Ohne Liebe wär die Welt"

1950

Cabaret Weihburg: accompanist of Farkas.revues

1987

title of Professor

Wiener Akademisches Swingtett: foundation and managment of the ensemble

longtime board member of the working group entertainment music

many years as ensemble leader and solo entertainer at home and abroad

full member

author of the "Lexikon österreichischer U-Musik-Komponisten im 20. Jahrhundert"

chairman of the program's examination board

numerous recordings at domestic and foreign radio stations as well as numerous records

Performances (Selection)

PeriodPerformanceCompositionOrganisationLocation

Large String Orchestra of the Vienna Gardemusik

Vienna Soloists Orchestra

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1980

Competition "Wienerisch soll's sein": 1st prize for "Nix dauert ewig"

Golden Badge of Honor

Golden Medal of the Province of Vienna

Grand Decoration of Carinthia

Robert Stolz Badge

Description of Style

Dance and upscale entertainment music, Viennese songs and folk music

Contact, Links

Website:  Siegfried Lang