Thilman, Johannes Paul
- Vera Grützner
(b Dresden, Jan 11, 1906; d Dresden, Jan 29, 1973). German composer. After studying at the teachers' training college in Dresden (1919–26), he completed a course in cultural studies at the Dresden Technical University (1927–30). Initially self-taught as a composer, he received encouragement from Hindemith and Scherchen, before studying with Grabner in Leipzig (...