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Matthias Weckmann

1619 - 1674

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Matthias Weckmann (Weckman) (c.1616 – 24 February 1674) was a German musician and composer of the Baroque period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthias Weckmann has received more than 43,431 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Matthias Weckmann is the 649th most popular composer (up from 683rd in 2019), the 2,497th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,536th in 2019) and the 97th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Matthias Weckmann ranks 649 out of 1,216Before him are Alex North, Jean-Féry Rebel, Malcolm Arnold, Heinz Holliger, Shunsuke Kikuchi, and Riccardo Zandonai. After him are Agustín Lara, Francisco Guerrero, Gaetano Pugnani, Wolfgang Schmieder, Joseph Leopold Eybler, and Antônio Carlos Gomes.

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Among people born in 1619, Matthias Weckmann ranks 15Before him are Willem Kalf, Philips Wouwerman, Anna Catherine Constance Vasa, Jacob Stainer, Prince Rupert of the Rhine, and Princess Elisabeth Sophie of Saxe-Altenburg. After him are Wang Fuzhi, Johann Rosenmüller, Philip de Koninck, Otto Marseus van Schrieck, Antoine Furetière, and Henry Oldenburg. Among people deceased in 1674, Matthias Weckmann ranks 11Before him are Jan Lievens, Nicolaes Tulp, Jean Chapelain, Eberhard III, Duke of Württemberg, John Graunt, and Hallgrímur Pétursson. After him are Leonaert Bramer, Gerbrand van den Eeckhout, Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, Hu Zhengyan, Kanō Tan'yū, and Karel Škréta.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Matthias Weckmann ranks 2,497 out of 6,142Before him are Gerhard Schröder (1910), Carlos Marín (1968), Heinz-Wolfgang Schnaufer (1922), Maria Emanuel, Margrave of Meissen (1926), Stephen the Posthumous (1236), and Rudi Altig (1937). After him are Götz George (1938), Adalbert of Hamburg (1000), Walter Ruttmann (1887), Lorenz Oken (1779), Frederick Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1591), and Stephen I, Duke of Bavaria (1271).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Matthias Weckmann ranks 97Before him are Hermann Scherchen (1891), Andreas Werckmeister (1645), Johann Kirnberger (1721), Franz Abt (1819), Johann Baptist Cramer (1771), and Hermann Levi (1839). After him are Johann Melchior Molter (1696), Johann Crüger (1598), Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877), Christian Cannabich (1731), Franz Lachner (1803), and Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow (1663).