Pavel Haas

1899 - 1944

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Pavel Haas (21 June 1899 – 17 October 1944) was a Moravian composer who was murdered during the Holocaust. He was an exponent of Leoš Janáček's school of composition, and also utilized elements of folk music and jazz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pavel Haas has received more than 73,015 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Pavel Haas is the 507th most popular composer (down from 483rd in 2019), the 221st most popular biography from Czechia (down from 141st in 2019) and the 24th most popular Czech Composer.

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Among composers, Pavel Haas ranks 507 out of 1,228Before him are Andreas Werckmeister, Frederick Delius, Hans Krása, Alexandre Tansman, Evald Aav, and Gara Garayev. After him are Jeremiah Clarke, Christoph Graupner, Fikret Amirov, Johann Schobert, Antonio Sacchini, and Giuseppe Sarti.

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Among people born in 1899, Pavel Haas ranks 86Before him are Hans Swarowsky, Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei, Artur da Costa e Silva, Michał Kalecki, Hans Krása, and Macfarlane Burnet. After him are Ida Kamińska, Princess Margaretha of Sweden, Akim Tamiroff, Wolf Messing, Max Simon, and Gustaf Gründgens. Among people deceased in 1944, Pavel Haas ranks 106Before him are Ulrich von Hassell, Paul Masson, Ethel Smyth, Thomas Midgley Jr., Helmut Lent, and Hans Krása. After him are Petr Ginz, Heinz Brandt, Lina Cavalieri, Israel Joshua Singer, Rudolf Schmundt, and J. Walter Christie.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Pavel Haas ranks 221 out of 839Before him are Alois Eliáš (1890), Vítězslav Novák (1870), Maria of Austria, Duchess of Jülich-Cleves-Berg (1531), John Henry, Margrave of Moravia (1322), Zdeněk Zeman (1947), and Hans Krása (1899). After him are Bořivoj II, Duke of Bohemia (1064), Petr Ginz (1928), Hugo Meisl (1881), Archduke Leopold Salvator of Austria (1863), Jaroslav Drobný (1921), and Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria (1862).

Among COMPOSERS In Czechia

Among composers born in Czechia, Pavel Haas ranks 24Before him are Johann Baptist Wanhal (1739), Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Erwin Schulhoff (1894), Franz Xaver Richter (1709), Vítězslav Novák (1870), and Hans Krása (1899). After him are Alois Hába (1893), Karel Svoboda (1938), Anton Schindler (1795), Leo Fall (1873), Adalbert Gyrowetz (1763), and Antonio Rosetti (1746).