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Marschner, Heinrich August (opera)locked

  • A. Dean Palmer


(b Zittau, Aug 16, 1795; d Hanover, Dec 14, 1861). German composer . He was the most important exponent of German Romantic opera in the generation between Weber and Wagner.

Marschner’s father was a master craftsman, working with horn and ivory. Although both parents possessed musical talent, Marschner’s father encouraged him to pursue music only as an amateur and to choose a more stable career. From ...

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Hanover, Stadtbibliothek, Musikbibliothek
Copenhagen, Kongelige Bibliotek
Stockholm, Kung. Teatern [in S-Skma]
Dresden, Sächsische Landesbibliothek - Staats- und Universitäts-Bibliothek, Musikabteilung
Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper, Notenbibliothek [in D-Dl]
Paris, Conservatoire [in F-Pn]
Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung
Leipzig, Leipziger Städtische Bibliotheken, Musikbibliothek
Boston, Public Library, Music Department
Neue Zeitschrift für Musik
Washington, DC, Library of Congress, Music Division
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Brussels, Conservatoire Royal, Bibliothèque, Koninklijk Conservatorium, Bibliotheek
Slovenská hudba
Gesellschaft für Musikforschung: Kongress-Bericht [1950-]
Opera Quarterly
Monthly Musical Record