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Hoffmeister, Franz Anton, 1754-1812

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    • Hoffmeister, Anton, 1754-1812
    • Hoffmeister, F. A. (Franz Anton), 1754-1812
    • Hoffmeister, Frantz Anton, 1754-1812
    • Hofmeister, F., 1754-1812
    • Hofmeister, Franz Anton, 1754-1812
    • Hofmeister, M. F., 1754-1812
    • Khofmaĭster, F. A. (Frant︠s︡ Anton), 1754-1812
    • Khofmaĭster, Frant︠s︡ Anton, 1754-1812
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        Rothenburg am Neckar, Germany
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        Vienna, Austria
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            music publisher
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        • Sources

          • found: Das Wiener ... 1920.
          • found: Doktor, P. A little suite, c1983:t.p. (F.A. Hoffmeister)
          • found: Kolev, A. Atanas Kolev, klarinet [SR] 197-?:container (Frant︠s︡ Anton Khofmaĭster; Frantz Anton Hoffmeister [in rom.])
          • found: His 50 ferma, c1997:t.p. (M.F. Hofmeister) p. 19 (ms. (Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde, Vienna) bears the inscription: 50 ferma / a / flauto / M.F. Hofmeister [i.e. monsieur F. Hofmeister?]; could refer to either of two composers whose names are close in spelling: Franz Anton Hoffmeister (1754-1812) and Friedrich Hofmeister (1782-1864); in the absence of any deciding factor we have preferred simply to indicate the annotation found on the ms. [but Friedrich Hofmeister is known as a German music publisher and bibliographer, not a composer])
          • found: New Grove, 2nd ed. WWW site, 06-13-01(Hoffmeister, Franz Anton; b. Rothenburg am Neckar, May 12, 1754; d. Vienna, Feb. 9, 1812; Austrian music publisher and composer; went to Vienna in 1768 to study law, but after qualifying, devoted his time to music, especially publishing and composing; list of works includes many flute solos and duets, chamber works including flute, and flute concertos)
          • found: His Sinfonie C-dur (1780), c1935:t.p. (Anton Hoffmeister)
        • Editorial Notes

          • [Thematic-index numbers for symphonies and symphonies concertantes without opus numbers are those given by Roger Hickman in Two symphonies, them. index D1, G5 / Franz Anton Hoffmeister; e.g., [Symphonies, H. G5, G major]]
          • [Numbers for solo flute concertos, regardless of opus numbering, are those given in Catalogue thématique de tous les oeuvres pour la flûte traversière / F.A. Hoffmeister; e.g., [Concertos, flute, orchestra, no. 19, G major]]
          • [Numbers for the 3 double bass concertos are those given in Der Wiener Kontrabass / Josef Focht: p. 110-112, e.g. [Cconcertos, double bass, orchestra, no. 1, E♭ major]]
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          • 1981-08-05: new
          • 2013-01-10: revised
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