Füssl, Karl Heinz#
Fuessl, Karl Heinz, b. Jablonec, Czech Republic (then Gablonz), March 21, 1924, d. Vienna, Sept. 4, 1992, composer and musicologist. From 1958 he worked as an editor with the Universal Edition publishing house and edited the Vienna original edition of Mozart and the complete edition of G. Mahler's works. Professor at the Wiener Musikhochschule* from 1974. As a composer F. was an exponent of dodecaphony. Awarded the Austrian State Prize in 1970.
Works#1 ballet (Die Maske, 1966), opera, numerous lieder.
Literature#L. Theiner (ed.), Musikal. Dokumentation K. H. F., exhibition catalogue, Austrian National Library, Vienna 1996.