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Klaus Pringsheim

Birthplace: München, Bayern, Deutschland
Death: Died in 東京都, 日本
Immediate Family:

Son of Prof. Alfred Pringsheim and Gertrude Hedwig* Anna Pringsheim
Husband of Klara Pringsheim
Brother of Heinz Pringsheim; Peter Pringsheim; Erik Pringsheim and Katia Mann (Pringsheim)

Managed by: Randy Schoenberg
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About Klaus Pringsheim,_Sr.

Klaus Pringsheim Sr. (July 24, 1883, Munich – December 7, 1972, Tokyo) was a German-born composer, conductor, music-educator, and twin brother of Katharina "Katia" Pringsheim, since 1905 wife of Thomas Mann. He was the son of mathematician and artist Alfred Pringsheim and his wife Hedwig Dohm Pringsheim, who was an actress in Berlin before her marriage. Along with making big effort for spreading and establishing classical music in Japan, he had a great influence on Japanese musicians.

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Klaus Pringsheim's Timeline

July 24, 1883
München, Bayern, Deutschland
December 7, 1972
Age 89
東京都, 日本