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Pictures of Waghalter

Waghalter Family (1889)

Waghalter as a student at the Akademie der Künste in Berlin (1899)

Waghalter in his apartment in Konstanzer Straße in Berlin (1917)

Gregor Hartmann, Giacomo Puccini and Ignatz Waghalter in Berlin (1913)

Waghalter in Berlin (1925)

Waghalter in New York (1945)

Waghalter Painting

Waghalter and the orchestra of the Deutsches Opernhaus in Berlin (1912)

Waghalter’s “Remembrance”

In September 1941 Ignatz Waghalter was living in New York City, in an apartment on Central Park West and 100th Street. Four years had passed since he and his wife, Toni, had fled Europe. Waghalter’s life was productive, but the world in which he had developed his art no longer …

Preserving the Legacy of My Grandfather, Ignatz Waghalter

By David Waghalter Green

“For me, the recovery of Waghalter’s music has made possible, in a profoundly personal sense, a deeper understanding of my grandfather. His music reveals a man of intense and fluctuating emotions. Despite all the difficulties that he encountered in his life, Waghalter’s view of the world was essentially optimistic, hopeful and idealistic.”

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