Tautenhayn, Carl

BORN 8 Aug 1871, Wien - DIED 25 Nov 1949, Wien
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Hietzinger Friedhof, Maxingstraße 15, Hietzing (Gruppe 05, Nummer 251)

Carl Tautenhayn was the son of the sculptor Josef Tautenhayn (1837-1911). He was educated at the commercial Academy but he attended the Conservatory at the same time. He worked as the main cashier at the Ersten Österreichischen Spar-Casse (a savings bank). He also was a member of the management of the Wiener Männergesang-Verein for twelve years that often took him abroad. Tautenhayn founded the Tautenhayn-Quartett that was popular on the radio. As a composer he created songs, piano works and orchestral pieces.


The grave of Carl Tautenhayn at the Hietzing Friedhof, Vienna.
Picture by Androom (26 Aug 2014)


Taux, Alois

Published: 19 Feb 2022
Last update: 01 Apr 2022