COMPOSER

Joseph Weigl

1766 - 1846

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Joseph Weigl (28 March 1766 – 3 February 1846) was an Austrian composer and conductor, born in Eisenstadt, Hungary, Austrian Empire. The son of Joseph Franz Weigl (1740–1820), the principal cellist in the orchestra of the Esterházy family, he studied music under Johann Georg Albrechtsberger Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Weigl has received more than 26,042 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Joseph Weigl is the 783rd most popular composer, the 583rd most popular biography from Austria and the 45th most popular Austrian Composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Joseph Weigl ranks 783 out of 1,228Before him are Franco Donatoni, Giovanni Battista Vitali, Nikos Skalkottas, Nikolai Tcherepnin, Henri Tomasi, and Elliott Carter. After him are Otakar Ševčík, Nobuo Uematsu, Francesco Feo, Sigismondo d'India, Alexei Lvov, and Julius Röntgen.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1766, Joseph Weigl ranks 25Before him are Emmanuel, comte de Las Cases, Samuel Wilson, Charles Macintosh, Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel, John Leslie, and Guillaume Philibert Duhesme. After him are Joseph Franz von Jacquin, Samuel Frederick Gray, John Farey Sr., Wilhelm Hisinger, Alexander Wilson, and William Townsend Aiton. Among people deceased in 1846, Joseph Weigl ranks 15Before him are Otto von Kotzebue, Andrew Kim Taegon, Domenico Dragonetti, Jean-Gaspard Deburau, Princess Maria Anna of Hesse-Homburg, and Giuseppe Acerbi. After him are Esaias Tegnér, Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent, W. J. Coffee, Wilhelm Küchelbecker, Charles Alexandre Lesueur, and Thomas Clarkson.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Joseph Weigl ranks 583 out of 1,075Before him are Alexandru Vaida-Voevod (1872), Alfons Maria Stickler (1910), Albert Apponyi (1846), Christopher Alexander (1936), Otto Erich Deutsch (1883), and Conchita Wurst (1988). After him are Otto Muehl (1925), Egon Friedell (1878), Károly Huszár (1882), Rudolf von Alt (1812), Franz Schalk (1863), and Richard Kohn (1888).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Joseph Weigl ranks 45Before him are Ernst Toch (1887), Hans Rott (1858), Sigismund von Neukomm (1778), Robert Fuchs (1847), Joseph Hellmesberger Jr. (1855), and Joseph Marx (1882). After him are Wilhelm Kienzl (1857), Ignaz Schuppanzigh (1776), Ignaz Holzbauer (1711), Emil von Reznicek (1860), Johann von Herbeck (1831), and Egon Wellesz (1885).