Michael Mann

Michael Mann

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Death 1 Jan 1977 (aged 57)
Burial Kilchberg, Bezirk Horgen, Zürich, Switzerland
Memorial ID 66539455 · View Source
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Member of the German Mann-Family, a dynasty of literates, writers and publishers.
Between 1942 and 1947 he was a violinist in the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. In 1949 he made appearances as a viola soloist in the United States and Europe. Accompanied by pianist Yaltah Menuhin, he made a concert tour in 1951 and recorded the 1948 Viola Sonata by Ernst Krenek. He was forced to give up professional music due to a neuropathy.Mann then studied German literature at Harvard, and later worked as a professor at the University of California, Berkeley. He committed suicide in Orinda, California in 1977.


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  • Created by: Frank K.
  • Added: 5 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66539455
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Michael Mann (21 Apr 1919–1 Jan 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66539455, citing Friedhof Kilchberg, Kilchberg, Bezirk Horgen, Zürich, Switzerland ; Maintained by Frank K. (contributor 46941322) .