Krenek [Křenek], Ernst (opera)
- Charlotte Purkis
(b Vienna, 23 Aug 1900; d Palm Springs, ca , 23 Dec 1991). American composer of Austrian birth . He became a pupil of Schreker in Vienna at the age of 16, and continued to study with him in Berlin until 1923, entering a circle which included Busoni. His first dramatic work, ...