Alfred Brendel

1931 - Today

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Alfred Brendel KBE (born 5 January 1931) is an Austrian classical pianist, poet, author, composer and lecturer who is known particularly for his performances of Mozart, Schubert, Schoenberg, and Beethoven. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred Brendel has received more than 353,572 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Alfred Brendel is the 239th most popular musician (down from 194th in 2019), the 128th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 78th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Czech Musician.

Alfred Brendel is a pianist who is most famous for his interpretations of classical music.

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Among musicians, Alfred Brendel ranks 239 out of 2,675Before him are Paul Stanley, Narciso Yepes, Steve Harris, Henryk Szeryng, Marilyn Manson, and John Mayall. After him are Roger Daltrey, Abdel Halim Hafez, Franz Berwald, Lars Ulrich, Alan Parsons, and Scott McKenzie.

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Among people born in 1931, Alfred Brendel ranks 70Before him are Nawal El Saadawi, Jack Swigert, Ike Turner, Hiroto Muraoka, Takashi Takabayashi, and Richard F. Heck. After him are Stephen Boyd, Mike Nichols, John Gavin, Jean-Claude Carrière, Hamilton O. Smith, and Samir Amin.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Alfred Brendel ranks 128 out of 839Before him are Franz Reichelt (1879), Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein (1940), Pavel Nedvěd (1972), Jan Neruda (1834), Princess Sophie of Hohenberg (1901), and Alfred Kubin (1877). After him are Hans-Adam I, Prince of Liechtenstein (1662), Rafael Kubelík (1914), Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein (1840), Josef Mysliveček (1737), František Plánička (1904), and Carl von Rokitansky (1804).

Among MUSICIANS In Czechia

Among musicians born in Czechia, Alfred Brendel ranks 2Before him are Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644). After him are Alice Herz-Sommer (1903), Wojciech Żywny (1756), David Popper (1843), Rudolf Serkin (1903), Jan Hammer (1948), Jan Kubelík (1880), Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst (1812), Josef Suk (1929), Eduard Nápravník (1839), and Ignaz Brüll (1846).