Ernst Bachrich
Pianiste, conducteur et compositeur
Né 30.5. en 1892 à Vienne Autriche-Hongrie
Déporté 15.5. 1942 dans le KZ Izbica (Lublin) / Pologne (Camp d'attente de Belzec)
Assassiné le 11 juillet 1942 dans le camp de concentration Majdanek/Lublin.

Studies jurisprudence ("Dr. jur."). Musical education: Studies with Carl Prohaska and Carl Lafite (theory), from 1916 private lessons with Arnold Schoenberg. Works as a pianist, repetiteur and conductor. Takes part in the concerts of "Verein fuer musikalische Privatauffuehrungen".
As a composer mainly chamber music, piano pieces and songs


1916-1917 Private pupil of Arnold Schoenberg
1918-1919 Takes part in Schoenberg's composition seminar
1918-1920 Participance with "Verein fuer musikalische Privatauffuehrungen" (secretary, pianist), a. o. works of Hauer, Schoenberg, and Webern
1920-1925 Conductor at the Vienna Volksoper
1922-1923 Conductor of the orchestra of Jewish sports club "Hakoah" in Vienna
1928 Conductor at the Düsseldorf Theatre
1931 Conductor in Duisburg
1936 Together with Marcel Rubin and Friedrich Wildgans organizes the concerts of "Musik der Gegenwart" ("Music of our Time") in Vienna
1942 Murdered 10 or 11 July in concentration camp Majdanek (Izbica?)


Drei Gesänge op.3
Nr. 1: Bestimmung, Doblinger 1917
Nr. 2: Schlummernd im schwellenden Grün, Doblinger 1920
Nr. 3: Winter, Doblinger 1925

Duo für Violine und Violoncelle. Op.5 L. Doblinger, 1926

Portraits. Drei Klavierstücke. Op. 6. 1930

Prelude pour Piano 1929. 1930

Richard Eisler : Neun Klavierstucke arranged by Ernst Bachrich (1923)

Johann Strauss II(arr. Ernst Bachrich):Wiener Blut

Schoenberg : Zwei Balladen für Gesang und Klavier op. 12

Charles Ives :

Feb 15, 1935 : Premiere: At the River, The Children's Hour, Immortality, Mists [II] for Med voice, pf; Rough Wind for High voice, pf
(Jella Braun-Fernwald ["Gesang"; no further identification] and Ernst Bachrich [pf]) at Saal des Wissenschaftlichen Clubs Wien, Vienna.
In a concert of American Music (dir. by Paul A. Pisk), in the Saal des Wissenschaftlichen Clubs Wien. (Program in the CIP: VII/Box 50/4.)