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Reicha, Anton, 1770-1836


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    • Reicha, A. (Antoine), 1770-1836
    • Reicha, Ant. (Anton), 1770-1836
    • Reicha, Antoine, 1770-1836
    • Reicha, Anton Joseph, 1770-1836
    • Reicha, Antonín, 1770-1836
    • Rejcha, Antoine, 1770-1836
    • Rejcha, Anton, 1770-1836
    • Rejcha, Antonín, 1770-1836
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1770-02-26
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1836-05-28
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Prague (Czech Republic)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bohemia (Kingdom)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bonn (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Vienna (Austria)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Reicha, Anton Joseph, 1770-1836
  • Sources

    • found: His Cours de composition musicale, 1818.
    • found: New Grove(Reicha [Rejcha], Antoine-(Joseph) [Antonín, Anton], Czech, later French, composer, b. Prague, 2/26/1770, d. Paris, 5/28/1836)
    • found: MGG(Reicha, Antonín)
    • found: La Musica(Reicha, Antonín (Antoine))
    • found: Brockhaus-Riemann(Reicha (Rejcha), Anton (Antonín, Antoine))
    • found: His Quintett Es-Dur, c1992:t.p. (A. Reicha) caption (Antoine Reicha)
    • found: Reicha, A. Duo concertant pour flûte et piano op. 103, 1852:t.p. (Ant. Reicha)
    • found: Wikipedia, April 28, 2019(Anton (Antonín, Antoine) Reicha (Rejcha) (26 February 1770-28 May 1836) was a Czech-born, later naturalized French composer; now best remembered for his substantial early contributions to the wind quintet literature and his role as teacher of pupils including Franz Liszt, Hector Berlioz and César Franck; born in Prague; in 1785 the family moved to Bonn, where Reicha became a member of the Hofkapelle of Max Franz, Elector of Cologne; in 1799 he moved to Paris, hoping to achieve success as an opera composer; moved on to Vienna in 1801; move back to Paris in 1808; stayed in Paris for the rest of his life; became a naturalized citizen of his adopted country in 1829 and Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur in 1835)
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    • 1981-03-27: new
    • 2019-04-29: revised
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