COMPOSER

Ignaz Moscheles

1794 - 1870

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Isaac Ignaz Moscheles (German pronunciation: [ˈɪɡnaːts ˈmɔʃələs]; 23 May 1794 – 10 March 1870) was a Bohemian piano virtuoso and composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ignaz Moscheles has received more than 243,858 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 29 in 2019). Ignaz Moscheles is the 359th most popular composer (down from 334th in 2019), the 175th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 148th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Czech Composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Ignaz Moscheles ranks 359 out of 1,451Before him are Josef Rheinberger, Hugo Riemann, Ichirou Mizuki, Michel Richard Delalande, Jacobus Gallus, and Samuel Scheidt. After him are Ralph Vaughan Williams, Willem Mengelberg, Johann Heinrich Schmelzer, Luca Marenzio, Jan Ladislav Dussek, and Wojciech Kilar.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1794, Ignaz Moscheles ranks 9Before him are Cornelius Vanderbilt, Elias Magnus Fries, Infante Francisco de Paula, Duke of Cádiz, Theobald Boehm, William Whewell, and Józef Bem. After him are Wilhelm Müller, Aimable Pélissier, Eduard Rüppell, Léon Cogniet, Eilhard Mitscherlich, and Mirza Shafi Vazeh. Among people deceased in 1870, Ignaz Moscheles ranks 20Before him are Ferdinand von Wrangel, Victor Noir, Anthony Mary Claret, Gabriel Lamé, Princess Louise of Prussia, and Saverio Mercadante. After him are Jules de Goncourt, Juan Prim, 1st Count of Reus, Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia, Konstantin Ushinsky, Charles Auguste de Bériot, and David Farragut.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Ignaz Moscheles ranks 175 out of 1,200Before him are Karel Zeman (1910), G. W. Pabst (1885), Petr Čech (1982), David Popper (1843), Ivo Viktor (1942), and Bedřich Hrozný (1879). After him are Archduke Eugen of Austria (1863), Josef Koudelka (1938), Jan Ladislav Dussek (1760), Blanche of Valois (1316), Ottokar Czernin (1872), and Catherine of Bohemia (1342).

Among COMPOSERS In Czechia

Among composers born in Czechia, Ignaz Moscheles ranks 16Before him are Anton Reicha (1770), Eduard Hanslick (1825), Josef Mysliveček (1737), Franz Benda (1709), Julius Fučík (1872), and Georg Benda (1722). After him are Jan Ladislav Dussek (1760), Johann Baptist Wanhal (1739), Vítězslav Novák (1870), Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Karel Svoboda (1938), and Erwin Schulhoff (1894).