|COMPOSER, PIANIST, CELLIST (AUSTRIA)|
BORN 27 May 1883, Wien - DIED 21 May 1972, Salzburg|
GRAVE LOCATION Salzburg: Kommunalfriedhof, Gneiser Strasse 8 (Gruppe 6, Nummer 32 (Ehrengrab) )
Franz Ledwinka studied at the Music Academy in Vienna. He worked in Salzburg where he organised numerous musical events. From 1907 to 1949 he directed a piano class at the Mozarteum in Salzburg. His best known pupil there was Herbert von Karajan. He created over 200 compositions.
was teacher to Karajan, Herbert von