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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 110,723 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Johann Georg Albrechtsberger is the 254th most popular composer (down from 209th in 2019), the 256th most popular biography from Austria (down from 203rd in 2019) and the 21st 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 254 out of 1,216Before him are Ignaz Pleyel, Friedrich Kuhlau, Franz Xaver Gruber, Albert Roussel, Jacques Ibert, and Alessandro Stradella. After him are Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Irving Berlin, Niccolò Jommelli, Ernst von Dohnányi, Gioseffo Zarlino, and Leonardo Vinci.

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Among people born in 1736, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 8Before him are Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Rama I, Claude Nicolas Ledoux, and James Macpherson. After him are Louis Joseph, Prince of Condé, Rudolf Erich Raspe, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt, Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus, and Edward Waring. 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 Jean-Pierre Blanchard, Antoine Charles Louis de Lasalle, Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy, François Laurent d'Arlandes, August Ludwig von Schlözer, and Matthew Boulton.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 256 out of 1,237Before him are Paul Ehrenfest (1880), Franz Grillparzer (1791), Maria Altmann (1916), William, Duke of Austria (1370), Hermine Braunsteiner (1919), and Koloman Moser (1868). After him are Karl Silberbauer (1911), Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (1739), Ludwig Ritter von Köchel (1800), Katharina Schratt (1853), Max Steiner (1888), and Max Perutz (1914).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger ranks 21Before him are Eduard Strauss (1835), Michael Haydn (1737), Ludwig Minkus (1826), Alexander von Zemlinsky (1871), Franz Xaver Süssmayr (1766), and Franz Xaver Gruber (1787). After him are Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (1739), Ludwig Ritter von Köchel (1800), Max Steiner (1888), Joseph Lanner (1801), Clemens Krauss (1893), and Nikolaus I, Prince Esterházy (1714).