Johann Schein

1586 - 1630

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Johann Hermann Schein (20 January 1586 – 19 November 1630) was a German composer of the early Baroque era. He was born in Grünhain and died in Leipzig. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Schein has received more than 41,554 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Johann Schein is the 322nd most popular composer (up from 382nd in 2019), the 1,215th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,313th in 2019) and the 48th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Johann Schein ranks 322 out of 1,228Before him are Stanisław Moniuszko, Leroy Anderson, Johan Svendsen, Julius Fučík, Alberto Ginastera, and Franz Benda. After him are Sigismond Thalberg, Claudio Merulo, Lee Konitz, Franco Alfano, Alfred Einstein, and Joseph Martin Kraus.

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Among people born in 1586, Johann Schein ranks 5Before him are Rose of Lima, Leopold V, Archduke of Austria, Johannes Valentinus Andreae, and Pietro Della Valle. After him are Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Duchess Magdalene Sibylle of Prussia, Jan Wildens, Pau Claris i Casademunt, John Ford, Théophraste Renaudot, and Alessandro Grandi. Among people deceased in 1630, Johann Schein ranks 5Before him are Johannes Kepler, Charles Emmanuel I, Duke of Savoy, Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases, and Yuan Chonghuan. After him are Henry Briggs, Agrippa d'Aubigné, Christian I, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg, Gioachino Greco, Fede Galizia, Esaias van de Velde, and Salamone Rossi.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Schein ranks 1,215 out of 5,289Before him are Karl-Otto Apel (1922), Maximilian, Hereditary Prince of Saxony (1759), Albert I, Duke of Bavaria (1336), Claudia Schiffer (1970), Bruno the Great (925), and Charles I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1654). After him are Wilhelm von Gloeden (1856), Siegfried Lenz (1926), Werner Best (1903), Georg Bednorz (1950), Adelaide of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg (1831), and Princess Josephine of Baden (1813).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Johann Schein ranks 48Before him are Carl Reinecke (1824), Engelbert Humperdinck (1854), Georg Böhm (1661), Samuel Scheidt (1587), Karl Richter (1926), and Ferdinand Ries (1784). After him are Alfred Einstein (1880), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Hugo Riemann (1849), Friedrich von Flotow (1812), Hans Leo Hassler (1564), and Johann Kuhnau (1660).