Birth and Life

Franz Schubert


Date of birth 31. 1. 1797
Country of birth Austria



Date of death 19. 11. 1828
Cemetery Central cemetery, Vienna, Austria
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 48.148068, 16.441694

Plot: Group 32 A, Number 28 (Between Beethoven and Johann Strauss, Jr.)

Summary from Wikipedia

Born in the Himmelpfortgrund suburb of Vienna, Schubert's uncommon gifts for music were evident from an early age. His father gave him his first violin lessons and his older brother gave him piano lessons, but Schubert soon exceeded their abilities. In 1808, at the age of eleven, he became a pupil at the Stadtkonvikt school, where he became acquainted with the orchestral music of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven. He left the Stadtkonvikt at the end of 1813, and returned home to live with his father, where he began studying to become a schoolteacher; despite this, he continued his studies in compos ...

Author of contribution: Janez, published 9. 2. 2016

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