Franz Schubert Biography

Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer.

Schubert died at 31 but was extremely prolific during his lifetime. His output consists of over six hundred secular vocal works, seven complete symphonies, sacred music, operas, incidental music and a large body of chamber and piano music. Appreciation of his music while he was alive was limited to a relatively small circle of admirers in Vienna, but interest in his work increased significantly in the decades following his death. Felix Mendelssohn, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt, Johannes Brahms and other 19th-century composers discovered and championed his works. Today, Schubert is ranked among the greatest composers of the late Classical era and early Romantic era and is one of the most frequently performed composers of the early nineteenth century. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Franz Schubert
Nationality:
Austria
Profession:
Pianist, Violist, Composer, Film Score Composer, Teacher
Ethnicity:
Austrians
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
January 31, 1797
Astrological Sign:
Aquarius
Date of Death:
November 19, 1828
Age at Death:
31
Cause of Death:
Typhoid fever, Syphilis
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