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Marschner, Heinrich August locked

  • A. Dean Palmer


(b Zittau, 16 Aug 1795; d Hanover, 14 Dec 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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Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France
Neue Zeitschrift für Musik
Boston, Public Library, Music Department
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Musiksammlung
Zittau, Christian-Weise-Bibliothek, Altbestand [in Dl]
Brussels, Conservatoire Royal, Bibliothèque, Koninklijk Conservatorium, Bibliotheek
Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung
Stockholm, Kung. Teatern [in S-Skma]
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Paris, Conservatoire [in F-Pn]
Opera Quarterly
Monthly Musical Record
Washington, DC, Library of Congress, Music Division
Copenhagen, Kongelige Bibliotek
Leipzig, Leipziger Städtische Bibliotheken, Musikbibliothek
Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper, Notenbibliothek [in D-Dl]
Hanover, Stadtbibliothek, Musikbibliothek
Dresden, Sächsische Landesbibliothek - Staats- und Universitäts-Bibliothek, Musikabteilung