Anton Bruckner

1824 - 1896

Anton Bruckner

Josef Anton Bruckner (German: [ˈantɔn ˈbʁʊknɐ] (listen); (1824-09-04)4 September 1824 – (1896-10-11)11 October 1896) was an Austrian composer, organist, and music theorist best known for his symphonies, Masses, Te Deum and motets. The first are considered emblematic of the final stage of Austro-German Romanticism because of their rich harmonic language, strongly polyphonic character, and considerable length. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anton Bruckner has received more than 755,409 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 48th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Anton Bruckner ranks 48 out of 1,008Before him are Gaetano Donizetti, Tomaso Albinoni, Jean-Baptiste Lully, Béla Bartók, Carl Maria von Weber, and Edward Elgar. After him are Vincenzo Bellini, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Georg Philipp Telemann, Carl Orff, Domenico Scarlatti, and Guido of Arezzo.

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Among people born in 1824, Anton Bruckner ranks 3Before him are Bedřich Smetana and Alexandre Dumas fils. After him are William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin, Gustav Kirchhoff, Jean-Léon Gérôme, Maria Alexandrovna, Eugène Boudin, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, Paul Broca, Pierre Janssen, and Wilkie Collins. Among people deceased in 1896, Anton Bruckner ranks 3Before him are Alfred Nobel and Paul Verlaine. After him are Clara Schumann, William Morris, Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria, August Kekulé, Otto Lilienthal, Hippolyte Fizeau, John Everett Millais, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Naser al-Din Shah Qajar.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Anton Bruckner ranks 37 out of 799Before him are Friedrich Hayek (1899), Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1640), Herbert von Karajan (1908), Ferdinand I of Austria (1793), Charles I of Austria (1887), and Konrad Lorenz (1903). After him are Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria (1858), Karl Landsteiner (1868), Kurt Gödel (1906), Viktor Frankl (1905), Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor (1415), and Arnold Schoenberg (1874).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Anton Bruckner ranks 6Before him are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756), Joseph Haydn (1732), Franz Schubert (1797), Johann Strauss II (1825), and Johann Strauss I (1804). After him are Arnold Schoenberg (1874), Anton Webern (1883), Alban Berg (1885), Carl Czerny (1791), Alma Mahler (1879), and Josef Strauss (1827).

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