Rieter-Biedermann, Jakob Melchior
- Hans-Martin Plesske
(b Winterthur, May 14, 1811; d Winterthur, Jan 25, 1876). Swiss music publisher. He was originally a part-owner of his father’s spinning mill and engineering firm. In 1833 he studied engineering design in Paris, where he met Berlioz and Rossini; subsequently he was librarian and timpanist of the Musikkollegium Winterthur (...