Auenbrugger [D’Auenbrugg], Marianna von
- Sylvia Glickman
(fl Vienna; d 1786). Austrian keyboard player and composer. The daughter of Leopold von Auenbrugger, a well-known Austrian physician who wrote the German libretto for Antonio Salieri’s comic opera Der Rauchfangkehrer, she studied composition with Salieri and published her only known work together with two of his odes. Marianna and her sister Katharina, both distinguished keyboard players, were known to Haydn and to the Mozart family. Haydn dedicated six of his piano sonatas to them (...