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 (hĭn′də-mĭth, -mĭt), Paul 1895-1963.
German violist and composer of chamber music, orchestral works, and operas, such as Mathis der Maler (1938).


(German ˈhɪndəmɪt)
(Biography) Paul (paul). 1895–1963, German composer and musical theorist, who opposed the twelve-tone technique. His works include the song cycle Das Marienleben (1923) and the opera Mathis der Maler (1938)


(ˈhɪn də mɪθ, -mɪt)

Paul, 1895–1963, U.S. composer, born in Germany.
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Noun1.Hindemith - German neoclassical composer and conductor who believed that music should have a social purpose (1895-1963)
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