born on 31/7/1894 in Krefeld, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
died on 5/5/1978 in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
- This article is about the German conductor. "Heinz Bongartz" was also the original name of Jürgen Thorwald
Heinz Bongartz (31 July 1894, Krefeld – 5 May 1978, Dresden) was a German conductor and composer. He was the first artistic manager of the Dresdner Philharmonie (Dresden Philharmonic Concert Halls) under the East German regime.
- Clayton, Anthony; Alan Russell (1999). Dresden: A City Reborn. Oxford, New York: Berg. p. 790. ISBN 1-85973-441-3.