BRAHMS, JOHANNES

   a distinguished composer, born at Hamburg; of great promise from a boy; settled in Vienna; has no living rival; the appearance of compositions of his an event in the musical world; approaches Beethoven as no other does; distinguished as a performer as well as a composer; b. 1833.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Brahms,Johannes — Brahms (brämz), Johannes. 1833 1897. German composer. His works blend classical tradition with a romantic impulse and include concertos, four symphonies, chamber music, and choral compositions.   Brahmsʹi·an adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brahms, Johannes — born May 7, 1833, Hamburg died April 3, 1897, Vienna, Austria Hungary German composer. The son of a musician, he became a piano prodigy. In 1853 he met the composer Robert Schumann and his pianist wife, Clara (see Clara Schumann); Robert… …   Universalium

  • Brahms, Johannes — (7 May 1833, Hamburg – 3 April 1897, Vienna)    Chiefly renowned for his symphonies, chamber music, piano works, and Lieder, Brahms also composed works for chorus, both accompanied (two motets for women’s voices, two for mixed voices, and one… …   Historical dictionary of sacred music

  • Brahms, Johannes — ► (1833 97) Compositor alemán, una de las grandes figuras del neorromanticismo. Ocupa un lugar eminente en el arte del lied (Wiegenlied, Mainacht), y tanto en sus obras para piano como en la música de cámara, se distingue por su ardor, su… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Brahms, Johannes —  (1833–1897) German composer …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Brahms — Brahms, Johannes …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Brahms — Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms (* 7. Mai 1833 in Hamburg; † 3. April 1897 in Wien) war ein deutscher Komponist, Pianist und Dirigent, dessen Kompositionen man der Romantik zuordnet. Er gilt als einer der bedeutendsten europäischen Komponisten in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Johannes Brahms — (* 7. Mai 1833 in Hamburg; † 3. April 1897 in Wien) war ein deutscher Komponist, Pianist und Dirigent, dessen Kompositionen man vorwiegend der Romantik zuordnet. Durch die gleichzeitige Ei …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Brahms — Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms Naissance 7 mai 1833 Hambourg, Allemagne Décès 3 avril  …   Wikipédia en Français

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