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Christian Gottlob Neefe

1748 - 1798

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Christian Gottlob Neefe (German: [ˈneːfə]; 5 February 1748 – 28 January 1798) was a German opera composer and conductor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christian Gottlob Neefe has received more than 112,737 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Christian Gottlob Neefe is the 295th most popular composer (down from 280th in 2019), the 1,162nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,033rd in 2019) and the 44th most popular German Composer.

Christian Gottlob Neefe was a German composer and pianist. He was most famous for being the teacher of Ludwig van Beethoven.

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Among composers, Christian Gottlob Neefe ranks 295 out of 1,216Before him are Jacques Arcadelt, Antonio Soler, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Bernard Herrmann, Gustave Charpentier, and Georges Auric. After him are Rodolphe Kreutzer, Gustav Leonhardt, Saverio Mercadante, Sylvius Leopold Weiss, Georg Böhm, and Andrea Luchesi.

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Among people born in 1748, Christian Gottlob Neefe ranks 11Before him are Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, Charles XIII of Sweden, Adam Weishaupt, Claude Louis Berthollet, William V, Prince of Orange, and Antoine Laurent de Jussieu. After him are Petar I Petrović-Njegoš, Johann Friedrich Gmelin, Adamantios Korais, Benedict Joseph Labre, Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot, and Dominique, comte de Cassini. Among people deceased in 1798, Christian Gottlob Neefe ranks 6Before him are Giacomo Casanova, Luigi Galvani, Stanisław August Poniatowski, Maria Christina, Duchess of Teschen, and Rigas Feraios. After him are George Vancouver, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt, Heraclius II of Georgia, Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder, Infanta María Amalia of Spain, and Edward Waring.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Christian Gottlob Neefe ranks 1,162 out of 6,142Before him are Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany (1227), Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine (1617), Thea von Harbou (1888), Johann Christoph Adelung (1732), Johann Elert Bode (1747), and Joseph Süß Oppenheimer (1698). After him are Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange (1709), Maria Reiche (1903), Anne Catherine of Brandenburg (1575), Frederica Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt (1751), Albert of Riga (1165), and Countess Palatine Maria Franziska of Sulzbach (1724).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Christian Gottlob Neefe ranks 44Before him are Friedrich Kuhlau (1786), Johann Mattheson (1681), Hanns Eisler (1898), Johann Jakob Froberger (1616), Carl Reinecke (1824), and Nicolaus Bruhns (1665). After him are Georg Böhm (1661), Samuel Scheidt (1587), Alfred Einstein (1880), Karl Richter (1926), Carl Loewe (1796), and Johann Kuhnau (1660).