A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 
Gerhart Muench
1907 - 1988
G. Muench
Gerhart Muench [Münch] (23/03/1907 - 09/12/1988), a German pianist and composer; born in Dresden, died in Tacámbaro, Michoacán, Mexico. He was considered as a child prodigy. He married the American female poet Vera Lawson in 1937. In WO II he was a Nazi-soldier. After the war he fled to California. In 1953 he moved to Mexico, where he died.
Missa defunctorum
Composed in:1959
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Missa defunctorum "para voces a cappella", written between 1956 and 1959.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003