Alwin studied in Berlin with Engelbert Humperdinck and Hugo Kaun. After its training it directed 1913 in resounds, 1914 in floats, 1915 to 1917 in Duesseldorf and afterwards until 1920 in Hamburg. From 1920 to 1938 it directed at the Viennese state opera, until it was occupied after the seizure of power of the national socialists with a professional disqualification. Alwin emigrierte to Mexico and directed in Mexico town center from 1941 to its death 1945.
From 1920 to 1938 it was married with the Sopranistin Elizabeth Schumann.
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||German conductor|
|DATE OF BIRTH||15. April 1891|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||king mountain, Germany|
|DYING DATE||15. October 1945|
|DYING PLACE||Mexico town center|