Ertl, Dominik

COMPOSER (AUSTRIA)
BORN 12 Apr 1857, Wien - DIED 4 Feb 1911, Wien
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Hernalser Friedhof, 17., Leopold-Kunschak-Platz 7 (Gruppe 24, Nummer 112)

Dominik Ertl was taught by Heiler, Dont and Bruckner. He travelled through Germany as a concert violinist. He became band leader for the Hoch- und Deutschmeister Regiment and his best known composition is the "Hoch- und Deutschmeister-Marsch".

After he worked for the Austrian Army he held an engagement as operatta conductor in Dresden and in 1889 he became musical director in Danzer's Orpheum in Vienna. In 1893 he was engaged as conductor of concerts in Riga. Most of his life he lived and worked in Vienna.

Sources
Dominik Ertl – Wikipedia
Ertl, Dominik

Images

The grave of Dominik Ertl at Friedhof Hernals, Vienna.
Picture by Androom (24 Aug 2009)

 


Ertler, Bruno

Published: 15 Jul 2011
Last update: 15 Jul 2011