Bernhard Heiden (Composer)
Born: 24th August 1910, Frankfurt-Am-Main, Germany
Died: 30th April 2000, Bloomington, United States
Bernhard Heiden was a German and American composer and music teacher, who studied under and was heavily influenced by Paul Hindemith. Bernhard Heiden, the son of Ernst Levi and Martha (Heiden-Heimer) was originally named Bernhard Levi, but he later changed his name.
Heiden was born in Frankfurt-am-Main in Germany and quickly became interested in music, composing his first pieces when he was six.