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Wenck [Wenk], August Heinrich locked

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(b Brüheim, nr Gotha; d Amsterdam, c1814). German composer and glass harmonica player . According to Gerber, he studied the violin with Hataš and the harpsichord and composition with Georg Benda. He went to Paris with the latter in 1778 and stayed there until at least ...

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E.L. Gerber: Neues historisch-biographisches Lexikon der Tonkünstler