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Carl Stamitz

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Year of Birth:1745
Year of death:1801


(source: wikipedia)

Carl Philipp Stamitz (; baptized 8 May 17459 November 1801) was a German composer of partial Czech ancestry. He was the most prominent representative of the second generation of the Mannheim School.
He was the eldest son of Johann Stamitz, a violinist and composer of the early classical period. Born in Mannheim, he received lessons from his father and Christian Cannabich, his father's successor as leader of the Mannheim orchestra. As a youth, Stamitz was employed as a violinist in... more

Also known as

  • C. Stamitz
  • Carl Philipp Stamitz
  • Karel Stamic
  • Karl Stamitz

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