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Kurt Graunke (1915–2005)

Kurt Graunke was born on September 20, 1915 in Stettin, Pomerania, Germany. He is known for his work on Faust (1926), Peter and the Wolf (1946) and Fanfaren der Liebe (1951). He died on June 5, 2005 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. See full bio »


(age 89) in Munich, Bavaria, Germany

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Faust Music Department
Peter and the Wolf
Peter and the Wolf Music Department
Fanfaren der Liebe
Fanfaren der Liebe Music Department
Tartuffe Music Department


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 1969 Königin einer Nacht (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1967 Helga (Documentary) (musical director)
 1967 Schlager International (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1964 Das Gespenst von Canterville (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1963 Captain Sindbad (conductor: orchestra)
 1962 Drei Männer spinnen (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1961 Cancan und Bakarole (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1960 Spaß mit Ernst (Stankovski) (TV Series) (orchestrator)
 1959 Mein ganzes Herz ist voll Musik (orchestrator)
 1958 The Buccaneer (conductor - uncredited)
 1958 Die Trapp-Familie in Amerika (orchestrator)
 1957 Der Wilderer vom Silberwald (orchestrator)
 1956 Die Trapp-Familie (orchestrator)
 1956 Wo die alten Wälder rauschen (orchestra)
 1956 Ballerina (musical director)
 1955 Ski Crazy! (conductor)
 1955 08/15 - Zweiter Teil (orchestrator)
 1955 Ludwig II: Glanz und Ende eines Königs (additional conductor)
 1954 08/15 (orchestrator)
 1954 Flying Classroom (orchestrator)
 1953 Alles für Papa (conductor)
 1953 Ave Maria (conductor)
 1953 Mask in Blue (orchestrator)
 1951 Fanfaren der Liebe (band musician) / (orchestrator)
 1951 Rausch einer Nacht (conductor: His orchestra)
 1946 Peter and the Wolf (Short) (conductor)
 1926 Faust (conductor: new score)
 1925 Tartuffe (conductor: new score)
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Other Works:

He and his orchestra were featured on the Disney classical music recording "Impressionism in Art and Music".

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