Krenek [Křenek], Ernst
- Garrett Bowles
(b Vienna, 23 Aug 1900; d Palm Springs, CA, 22 Dec 1991). Austrian composer and writer, also active in Germany and the USA. One of the most prolific composers of the 20th century, he wrote in a wide variety of contemporary idioms.
Krenek began piano lessons at the age of six and was soon writing short piano pieces. In ...