Dauer Memorial Foundation

In 1997 Elfriede Abbe (Vermont) initiated a foundation in memory of her mother Frieda Dauer-Abbe and her grandfather Conrad Dauer. Frieda Dauer-Abbe (1878-1957) was a pianist and Conrad Dauer (1850-1939) was regional supervisor of buildings in Wolfenbüttel.

The purpose of the foundation is to finance memorial concerts at the Herzog August Bibliothek, playing music written before 1914.

Current members of the Board:
Prof. Dr. Peter Burschel (Wolfenbüttel);
Dr. Ulf Kapahnke (Wolfenbüttel);
Dr. Gillian Bepler (Wolfenbüttel);
Antje Dauer (Braunschweig);
Christopher Dauer (Eslohe);
York Steifensand (Braunschweig).