Daisy Spies as a dancer in Oskar Schlemmer’s Triadic Ballet, 1926
Triadisches Ballett (Triadic Ballet) is a ballet developed by Oskar Schlemmer. The ballet became the most widely performed avant-garde artistic dance and while Schlemmer was at the Bauhaus from 1921 to 1929, the ballet toured, helping to spread the ethos of the Bauhaus.
Paul Hindemith (1895 – 1963) was a German-born American composer, violist, violinist, teacher and conductor. As a musical theorist, he opposed the twelve-tone technique. Notable compositions include his song cycle Das Marienleben (1923) and opera Mathis der Maler (1938).
Paul Hindemith was among those who faced condemnation from the Nazis-The exhibition became a starting point for an unprecedented campaign against musicians and their music. None of the individuals included in the exhibition were allowed to continue their work under the regime. A ban on their work and playing their compositions was the first step, leading ultimately to physical pursuit and deportation.
Paul Hindemith (1895–1963) was a German composer, violist, violinist, teacher, music theorist and conductor.