Provides brief descriptions of the lives and careers of more than 2, 000 composers ranging from ancient Greece to the twentieth centuryIn 1698 he was called to Paris to be music master at St. Germain la#39;Auxerrois, from which in 1704 he moved to Ste. ... A much-admired teacher (Daquin was one of his pupils), he wrote a no-nonsense composition manual. ... STRING PLAYER BORN: SchwabstAcdt, December 1665 DIED: Husum, March 29, 1697 Scion of a family of professional musicians that included his grandfather, his father, two unclesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Greene's Biographical Encyclopedia of Composers|
|Author||:||David Mason Greene|
|Publisher||:||Reproducing Piano Roll Fnd. - 1985|