Carl Reinecke

1824 - 1910

Photo of Carl Reinecke

Icon of person Carl Reinecke

Carl Heinrich Carsten Reinecke (23 June 1824 – 10 March 1910) was a German composer, conductor, and pianist in the mid-Romantic era. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Reinecke has received more than 183,384 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Carl Reinecke is the 273rd most popular composer (up from 277th in 2019), the 1,088th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,077th in 2019) and the 41st most popular German Composer.

Carl Reinecke was a German composer and pianist. He is most famous for his piano compositions, especially the "Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor" and "Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major."

Memorability Metrics

  • 180k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among composers, Carl Reinecke ranks 273 out of 1,451Before him are Hanns Eisler, Engelbert Humperdinck, Ernst von Dohnányi, Georges Auric, Gioseffo Zarlino, and Alan Silvestri. After him are Carl Stamitz, Max Steiner, Riccardo Broschi, Anton Arensky, Uzeyir Hajibeyov, and Louis-Claude Daquin.

Most Popular Composers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1824, Carl Reinecke ranks 14Before him are Maria Alexandrovna, Paul Broca, Pierre Janssen, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, Wilkie Collins, and Marie Duplessis. After him are Dayananda Saraswati, Antoine, Duke of Montpensier, Stonewall Jackson, William Huggins, Princess Francisca of Brazil, and Princess Sophie of the Netherlands. Among people deceased in 1910, Carl Reinecke ranks 28Before him are Pauline Viardot, An Jung-geun, Stanislao Cannizzaro, Karl Lueger, William Holman Hunt, and Albert Anker. After him are Jean Moréas, Arkhip Kuindzhi, Mikhail Vrubel, William Huggins, Richard Abegg, and Auguste Charlois.

Others Born in 1824

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1910

Go to all Rankings

In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Carl Reinecke ranks 1,088 out of 7,253Before him are Pierre Littbarski (1960), Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1886), Johann Philipp Reis (1834), Arthur Scherbius (1878), Albert Speer (1934), and William V, Duke of Bavaria (1548). After him are Joseph Süß Oppenheimer (1698), William, Duke of Nassau (1792), Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (1934), Carl Stamitz (1745), Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1628), and Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha (1601).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Carl Reinecke ranks 41Before him are Johann Christoph Bach (1642), Johann Mattheson (1681), Carl Friedrich Abel (1723), Wilhelmine of Prussia, Margravine of Brandenburg-Bayreuth (1709), Hanns Eisler (1898), and Engelbert Humperdinck (1854). After him are Carl Stamitz (1745), Johann Jakob Froberger (1616), Johann van Beethoven (1740), Friedrich Kuhlau (1786), Georg Böhm (1661), and Klaus Schulze (1947).