- Geoffrey Norris
- and Nigel Yandell
German family of musicians, active in Russia.
(b Posen [now Poznań], Aug 27, 1807; d Gatchina, nr St Petersburg, 24 Feb/March 8, 1863). Conductor and composer. He began his musical career in Breslau, where from 1823 he studied harmony and counterpoint with Joseph Schnabel. From ...