Kurt Schröder

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Kurt Schröder
Born (1888-09-06)6 September 1888
Hagenow, German Empire
Died 5 January 1962(1962-01-05) (aged 73)
Frankfurt am Main
West Germany
Occupation Composer
Years active 1930 - 1949

Kurt Schröder (1888-1962) was a German composer. Schröder composed a number of film scores. During the 1930s he worked in Britain for Alexander Korda's London Film Productions, and scored the company's breakthrough hit The Private Life of Henry VIII in 1933.

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  • Hake, Sabine. Popular Cinema of the Third Reich. University of Texas Press, 2001.

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