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Eugen d'Albert

1864 - 1932

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Eugen (originally Eugène) Francis Charles d'Albert (10 April 1864 – 3 March 1932) was a Scottish-born pianist and composer who emigrated to Germany. Educated in Britain, d'Albert showed early musical talent and, at the age of seventeen, he won a scholarship to study in Austria. Feeling a kinship with German culture and music, he soon emigrated to Germany, where he studied with Franz Liszt and began a career as a concert pianist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eugen d'Albert has received more than 118,523 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Eugen d'Albert is the 295th most popular composer (up from 315th in 2019), the 892nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 962nd in 2019) and the 8th most popular British Composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Eugen d'Albert ranks 295 out of 1,451Before him are Friedrich Kuhlau, Keith Emerson, Alberto Ginastera, Jaufre Rudel, Miklós Rózsa, and Georg Böhm. After him are François-Adrien Boieldieu, Eduard Hanslick, Joseph Lanner, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Josef Mysliveček, and Klaus Schulze.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1864, Eugen d'Albert ranks 39Before him are Li Yuanhong, Andrej Hlinka, Ethel Voynich, Draga Mašin, Alfred Redl, and John Jacob Astor IV. After him are Kikunae Ikeda, Jakob von Uexküll, Qi Baishi, Joseph Bédier, Séraphine Louis, and Alfred Stieglitz. Among people deceased in 1932, Eugen d'Albert ranks 23Before him are Edgar Wallace, Margaret Brown, Sophia of Prussia, André Maginot, Pavlik Morozov, and Jules Chéret. After him are Georg Kerschensteiner, Ferdinand Buisson, Pierre De Geyter, Franz von Hipper, Inukai Tsuyoshi, and Ottokar Czernin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Eugen d'Albert ranks 892 out of 8,785Before him are Philip Noel-Baker (1889), Rodney Robert Porter (1917), Mick Taylor (1949), Samuel Butler (1612), Rob Halford (1951), and Charles Lightoller (1874). After him are Elizabeth Gaskell (1810), Æthelberht, King of Wessex (836), Mike Newell (1942), Herbert C. Brown (1912), Petula Clark (1932), and Eadgyth (910).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, Eugen d'Albert ranks 8Before him are Henry Purcell (1659), Benjamin Britten (1913), John Barry (1933), Gustav Holst (1874), William Byrd (1543), and Keith Emerson (1944). After him are Thomas Tallis (1502), Andrew Lloyd Webber (1948), John Dunstaple (1390), Michael Nyman (1944), Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872), and Ethel Smyth (1858).