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Kraft familylocked

  • Othmar Wessely
  •  and Suzanne Wijsman


Bohemian and Austrian family of cellists and composers.

(b Rokycany, Bohemia, Dec 30, 1749; d Vienna, Aug 28, 1820). He was the son of Franz Kraft, a brewer and amateur musician who was his first teacher. Kraft furthered his cello studies with Werner, cellist at the Crusaders' church (St Frantis̆ek) in Prague, until Werner's death in ...

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