- Pianist, composer and bandleader. He directed a.o. the Salonorchester in the "Café Germania" in Cologne and herewith the early history of the WDR Rundfunkorchester started. His "Leo-Eysoldt-Orchester" existed until 1942 after which the war made further performances impossible. In 1949 Eysoldt became a director at the Funkhaus Nürnberg of the Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting).
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