Eibenschütz, Sigmund

CONDUCTOR, THEATRE MANAGER (AUSTRIAN EMPIRE)
BORN 19 Nov 1856, Budapest - DIED 19 Feb 1922, Wien
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Evangelischer Pfarrfriedhof Simmering, 11., Simmeringer Hauptstraße 242 (Gruppe 08, Avenue, Nummer 29)

Sigmund Eibenschütz studied at the Music Academy in Budapest where Franz Liszt and Ferenc Erkel were his teachers. Together with his sister Ilona, a virtuosis on the piano, he toured in Europe. He settled in Vienna where he worked as an opera répétiteur at the school of Louise Dustmann. He also worked as a conductor at the large theatres in Vienna. In 1895 he was contracted for ten years by the Theater an der Wien. In 1903 he married the soubrette Dora Keplinger. From 1908 until his death in 1922 he was the manager of the Carltheater.

Related persons
• was pupil to Erkel, Ferenc
• was pupil to Liszt, Franz

Images

The grave of Sigmund Eibenschütz at the Evangelischer Friedhof Simmering, Vienna.
Picture by Androom (23 Aug 2009)

 

Sources
Siegmund Eibenschütz – Wikipedia


Eichholzer, Herbert

Published: 07 May 2021
Last update: 07 May 2021