Herbert Wieninger

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHerbert•Wieninger
Used nameHerbert•Wieninger
Born1 October 1910 in Wien (Vienna) (AUT)
Died6 February 2002 in Wien (Vienna) (AUT)
NOC Austria


Herbert Wieninger was an Austrian music teacher and composer. He is considered to be one of the last imperial boy singers. He studied music theory and music education in Wien (Vienna), and then worked as an organist at various churches of Wien, as a coach (Wien Singing Club, Radio Choir) and music teacher at secondary schools in Wien. From 1961 Wieninger was a specialist inspector for music education at general secondary schools in Wien and professor of methodology and didactics in the Department of Music Education of the Academy of Music in Wien.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Art Competitions AUT Herbert Wieninger
Music, Compositions For Solo Or Chorus, Open (Olympic) AC