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us: Abel, Karl Friedrich, 1723-1787


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    • us: Abel, Carl Friedrich, 1723-1787
    • us: Abel, Charles Frederick, 1723-1787
    • us: Abel, C. F. (Carl Friedrich), 1723-1787
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        17231222
    • Death Date

        17870620
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Köthen (Saxony-Anhalt, Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Germany
    • Gender

        male
  • Sources

    • found: His Kleine Sinfonie in F-Dur, c1935.
    • found: His Concertante in B♭ for violin, oboe, clarinet, and orchestra, c1984: cover (C.F. Abel) caption (Carl Friedrich Abel)
    • found: Grove music online, Dec. 1, 2004 (under Abel: Carl (Karl) Friedrich Abel; b. Dec. 22, 1723, Cöthen, d. June 20, 1787, London; composer and bass viol player, son of Christian Ferdinand Abel)
    • found: MGG, 2. Ausg. (under Abel: Karl Friedrich, Carl Friedrich; b. Dec. 22, 1723, Köthen, d. June 20, 1787, London)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 16, 2014 (Carl Friedrich Abel; 22 December 1723-20 June 1787; German composer of the Classical era; he was a renowned player of the viola da gamba, and composed important music for that instrument; born in Köthen, a small German city; died in London)
    • found: musicologie.org website, September 16, 2014 (Abel Carl Friedrich, 1723-1787; born in Cöthen 22 December 1723; died in London 20 June 1787) {http://www.musicologie.org/Biographies/abel_c_f.html}
    • found: Classical archives website, September 16, 2014 (Karl Friedrich Abel (1723-1787); DEU) {http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2022.html}
  • LC Classification

    • ML410.A138
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-06-23: new
    • 2014-09-17: revised
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