Reissmann, August (Friedrich Wilhelm)
- Martin Elste
(b Frankenstein, Silesia, Nov 14, 1825; d Berlin, July 13, 1903). German writer on music and composer. In Breslau from 1843 he studied principally with Mosewius and E.L. Richter. In 1850 he settled in Weimar, and from 1863 to 1880 lived in Berlin, where he remained (apart from short stays in Wiesbaden and Leipzig) for the rest of his life, teaching at the Stern Conservatory from ...