Kreutzer [Kreuzer], Conradin [Conrad, Konradin]
- Peter Branscombe
(b Messkirch, Baden, Nov 22, 1780; d Riga, Dec 14, 1849). German composer and conductor. The son of a Swabian burgher, he received his earliest musical training from the local choirmaster, J.B. Rieger. From 1789 he studied theory and the organ with Ernst Weinrauch and learnt to play a number of instruments at the Benedictine monastery of Zwiefalten. In ...