Banat Musician & Kapellmeister

Mayer, Kornel


Born 30 Sep 1917 in Kubin, but grew up in Karlsdorf - died 28 Feb 1964.  Folk music was played in his family for generations, so from a very early age music was a part of his life.

In the below newspaper article, there are numerous band members names listed in this article and their home villages.

Photo & Article contributed
by Robert Rohr

Kornel Mayer with the original DONAUSCHWABEN and the DONAU DUO

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