Johann Georg Albrechtsberger

1736 - 1809

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Johann Georg Albrechtsberger (3 February 1736 – 7 March 1809) was an Austrian composer, organist, and music theorist, and one of the teachers of Ludwig van Beethoven. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Georg Albrechtsberger has received more than 121,042 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Johann Georg Albrechtsberger is the 258th most popular composer (down from 255th in 2019), the 257th most popular biography from Austria (down from 256th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Austrian Composer.

Johann Georg Albrechtsberger is most famous for being a composer and music theorist. He was born in 1736 in Vienna, Austria. Albrechtsberger studied with Anton Cajetan Adlgasser and Johann Joseph Fux. He was a prolific composer, but the majority of his compositions are lost.

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Among composers, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 258 out of 1,451Before him are Emmanuel Chabrier, Francesco Geminiani, Marcel Dupré, Anton Reicha, Franz Xaver Gruber, and Irving Berlin. After him are Antonia Brico, Johann Christoph Bach, Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov, Dimitri Tiomkin, Johann Mattheson, and Carl Friedrich Abel.

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Among people born in 1736, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 8Before him are Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Rama I, Jean Sylvain Bailly, James Macpherson, and Claude Nicolas Ledoux. After him are Rudolf Erich Raspe, Louis Joseph, Prince of Condé, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt, Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, Edward Waring, and Johannes Nikolaus Tetens. Among people deceased in 1809, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 6Before him are Joseph Haydn, Jean Lannes, Thomas Paine, Rama I, and Nicolai Abildgaard. After him are Antoine Charles Louis de Lasalle, Jean-Pierre Blanchard, August Ludwig von Schlözer, Joseph-Marie Vien, Matthew Boulton, and François Laurent d'Arlandes.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 257 out of 1,424Before him are Walter Nowotny (1920), August Kubizek (1888), Franz Xaver Gruber (1787), Anton Florian, Prince of Liechtenstein (1656), Rudolf Kirchschläger (1915), and Cecilia Renata of Austria (1611). After him are Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria (1610), William, Duke of Austria (1370), Otto, Duke of Austria (1301), Sigismund, Archduke of Austria (1427), Friedrich Adler (1879), and Franz Jonas (1899).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 23Before him are Anna Maria Mozart (1720), Ludwig Minkus (1826), Alexander von Zemlinsky (1871), Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (1739), Clemens Krauss (1893), and Franz Xaver Gruber (1787). After him are Max Steiner (1888), Franz Xaver Süssmayr (1766), Joseph Lanner (1801), Ludwig Ritter von Köchel (1800), Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (1620), and Nikolaus I, Prince Esterházy (1714).