German composer, conductor and academic teacher Heinz Winbeck has passed away – aged 73.
A graduate of the Richard Strauss Conservatory and the Munich University of Music, he served a long term teaching position on faculty at the Würzburg University of Music – his famed students including composers Tobias Schneider, Rudi Spring and Stefan Hippe.
Professor Winbeck’s major works included five full-scale symphonies.
Our condolences are with his family, friends, students and colleagues.
HEINZ WINBECK | SYMPHONY NO. 1 ‘TU SOLUS’ | MUHAI TANG & BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY | 1985