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Sigismund von Neukomm

1778 - 1858

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Sigismond Neukomm or Sigismund Ritter von Neukomm [after ennoblement as a knight] (10 July 1778, in Salzburg – 3 April 1858, in Paris) was an Austrian composer and pianist. Neukomm first studied with the organist Weissauer and later studied theory under Michael Haydn, though his studies at Salzburg University were in philosophy and mathematics. He became honorary organist at the Salzburg University church in 1792, and was appointed chorus-master at the Salzburg court theater in 1796. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sigismund von Neukomm has received more than 26,193 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sigismund von Neukomm is the 691st most popular composer, the 538th most popular biography from Austria and the 41st most popular Austrian Composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Sigismund von Neukomm ranks 691 out of 1,228Before him are Jakov Gotovac, Jean-Henri d'Anglebert, Oskar Merikanto, Jean Guillou, Oskar Nedbal, and Edmond Audran. After him are Claude Balbastre, Dave Grusin, Krzysztof Komeda, Paul Sacher, Luigi Denza, and Robert Fuchs.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1778, Sigismund von Neukomm ranks 26Before him are Sophie Blanchard, Frederick Louis, Hereditary Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Carl Ludvig Engel, Kittur Chennamma, Beau Brummell, and Augustinos Kapodistrias. After him are Joseph Lancaster, Jean Baptiste Gay, vicomte de Martignac, Mariano Moreno, Joseph Aspdin, Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent, and Carl Ludwig Koch. Among people deceased in 1858, Sigismund von Neukomm ranks 33Before him are Mustafa Reşid Pasha, Nimatullah Kassab, Louis II, Grand Duke of Baden, Johann Baptist Cramer, Rachel Félix, and Christian Gottfried Daniel Nees von Esenbeck. After him are Charles-Louis Havas, Valentín Gómez Farías, Joseph Paul Gaimard, Julius Reubke, Princess Emma of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym, and Georgios Kountouriotis.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Sigismund von Neukomm ranks 538 out of 1,075Before him are Sebastian Kurz (1986), Hans Rott (1858), Wilhelm von Mirbach (1871), Leopold Fitzinger (1802), Inge Morath (1923), and Marian Smoluchowski (1872). After him are Anne of Austria, Margravine of Brandenburg (1280), Robert Fuchs (1847), Hilde Holger (1905), Jörg Demus (1928), Jack Unterweger (1951), and Ernst Ocwirk (1926).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Sigismund von Neukomm ranks 41Before him are Johann Strauss III (1866), Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (1620), Carl Millöcker (1842), Karl Michael Ziehrer (1843), Ernst Toch (1887), and Hans Rott (1858). After him are Robert Fuchs (1847), Joseph Hellmesberger Jr. (1855), Joseph Marx (1882), Joseph Weigl (1766), Wilhelm Kienzl (1857), and Ignaz Schuppanzigh (1776).