Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee

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Born: 18 April 1786 — Luzern — Switzerland
Died: 27 August 1868 — Frankfurt — Germany
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Concerto for two clarinets; Military Symphony (Third Symphony); A merry three-times-three or nine scherzi for the pianoforte; Six Songs to Poems of Ludwig Uhland; Rigilied (Rigi Song); Oratorio Zeit und Ewigkeit (Time and Eternity) and more.

Life

He studied in Vienna. In Frankfurt he gave recitals on the glass harmonica.

His biography is entitled "Lebenserinnerungen von Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee", which has been published by the Schnyder von Wartensee Foundation in Zürich in 1887.

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Wed 23 Apr: Trois Miniatures Pour quatuor à cordes, Premiere and workshop by the Arditti Quartet Milton court concert hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama (London)
Thu 24 Apr: Von Hollywood nach Pankow - Hanns Eisler und die Frauen Arnold Schönberg Center Schwarzenbergplatz 6 1030 Wien
Sun 27 Apr: Godelieve Shrama + Wouter Snoei Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ Piet Heinkade 1 Amsterdam
Sat 3 May: Melodia Women’s Choir of NYC Presents “The Poet’s Song” Church of the Holy Apostles New York
Sun 4 May: Melodia Women’s Choir of NYC Presents “The Poet’s Song” DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 W. 37th St., NY, NY
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(1845) Gustav Albert Lortzing: Premiere of Undine, in Magdeburg, Germany.
(1889) Giacomo Puccini: Premiere of Edgar, in Milan, Italy.
(1918) Sergey Prokofiev: Premiere of the Classical Symphony in D major op. 25, in St. Petersburg, Russia, with Prokofiev conducting.
(1945) Olivier Messiaen: Premiere of Trois Petites Liturgies de la Présence Divine, in Paris, France.
(1948) Ralph Vaughan Williams: Premiere of Symphony no. 6 in e minor, in London, England.

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