Werner Heetfeld

    Werner Heetfeld
  • b. Dec. 8, 1930, d. Oct. 27, 2010
  • first instrument: diatonic single-action accordion
  • chromatic button accordion from 1948
  • 1949 first performance of "Musik für Trompete und Akkordeon-Orchester"
  • 1954 first prize winner of International Composers Competition in Philadelphia/USA with "Rhapsody for Accordion and Symphony-Orchestra"
  • accordion teacher, composer and arranger in Ruhr area from 1955 to 1965
  • compositions: mainly for accordion and accordion with other instruments

Works for accordion

Links

  • Find comprehensive information on Werner Heetfeld at DoHe-Verlag. 120 of his compositions are available.

  • Philadelphia 1955