Fils [(Filtz, Filz], (Johann) Anton
- Eugene K. Wolf
(b Eichstätt, bap. Sept 22, 1733; d Mannheim, bur. March 14, 1760). German composer and cellist. Long thought to be of Bohemian origin, despite Marpurg's designation of him in 1756 as ‘from Bavaria’, he was found in the 1960s to have been born in Eichstätt, where his father, Johann Georg Fils, was a cellist at the prince-bishop's court from ...