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Alfred Döblin

Alfred Döblin was WriterDoc and StampDoc

Bruno Alfred Döblin (August 10, 1878 – June 26, 1957) was a German novelist, essayist, and doctor, best known for his novel Berlin Alexanderplatz (1929). A prolific writer whose œuvre spans more than half a century and a wide variety of literary movements and styles, Döblin is one of the most important figures of German literary modernism.[1][2] Continue reading Alfred Döblin

German Pediatricians Orchestra

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The only orchestra in the world consisting of pediatricians was founded in 1960 by Dr. Werth from Warendorf/Germany as a little chamber orchestra. After the first conductor conductor Wilhelm Stross died surprisingly the violinist and professor of the Wien Music Academy Eduard Melkus guided the orchestra towards its full size as a symphony orchestra. Continue reading German Pediatricians Orchestra