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Georg Joseph Vogler

1749 - 1814

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Georg Joseph Vogler, also known as Abbé Vogler (June 15, 1749 – May 6, 1814), was a German composer, organist, teacher and theorist. In a long and colorful career extending over many more nations and decades than was usual at the time, Vogler established himself as a foremost experimenter in baroque and early classic music. His greatest successes came as performer and designer for the organ at various courts and cities around Europe, as well as a teacher, attracting highly successful and devoted pupils such as Carl Maria von Weber. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georg Joseph Vogler has received more than 55,908 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Georg Joseph Vogler is the 564th most popular composer (up from 642nd in 2019), the 2,195th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,397th in 2019) and the 86th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Georg Joseph Vogler ranks 564 out of 1,216Before him are Bálint Bakfark, Aloysia Weber, Antonio Maria Abbatini, Pancho Vladigerov, François Devienne, and Johann Nikolaus Forkel. After him are Bernd Alois Zimmermann, Guillaume Lekeu, Alexander Gretchaninov, Leopold Koželuch, Johann Adam Hiller, and Maddalena Casulana.

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Among people born in 1749, Georg Joseph Vogler ranks 18Before him are Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, Adélaïde Labille-Guiard, Vittorio Alfieri, Abraham Gottlob Werner, Alexander Radishchev, and Johann Nikolaus Forkel. After him are Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Martin Vahl, Charles James Fox, Princess Louisa of Great Britain, Christian August Lorentzen, and Gertrud Elisabeth Mara. Among people deceased in 1814, Georg Joseph Vogler ranks 15Before him are Charles-Joseph, 7th Prince of Ligne, Gustaf Mauritz Armfelt, Frederick Christian II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, Matthew Flinders, Louis-Sébastien Mercier, and Louis François Joseph, Prince of Conti. After him are Emich Carl, 2nd Prince of Leiningen, Aleijadinho, Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st Earl of Minto, Arthur Phillip, William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe, and Elbridge Gerry.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Georg Joseph Vogler ranks 2,195 out of 6,142Before him are Bruno Loerzer (1891), Handrij Zejler (1804), Konrad von Jungingen (1355), Philipp Ludwig von Seidel (1821), Johann Nikolaus Forkel (1749), and Johannes R. Becher (1891). After him are Jérôme Boateng (1988), Bernd Alois Zimmermann (1918), Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688), Frederick V, Burgrave of Nuremberg (1332), Frederick William, Elector of Hesse (1802), and Christian I, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg (1568).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Georg Joseph Vogler ranks 86Before him are Helmut Lachenmann (1935), Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905), Fredrik Pacius (1809), Johann David Heinichen (1683), Aloysia Weber (1760), and Johann Nikolaus Forkel (1749). After him are Bernd Alois Zimmermann (1918), Tielman Susato (1500), Hermann Abendroth (1883), Adolf von Henselt (1814), Hermann Scherchen (1891), and Andreas Werckmeister (1645).