Biography of Joseph Martin Kraus (1756-1792)

Born in Miltenberg (Main)
During schooldays musical education from members of the orchestra of the the electoral palatinate
Studies rights and philosophy in Mainz and Erfurt
After addressing himself completely to the music, he migrates to Sweden
Royal Swedish bandmaster
Educational journey to Vienna, Italy, Paris and London on advice of the King
Head of the Royal conservatory in Stockholm
Dies in Stockolm
During his lifetime he was said to be one of the biggest geniuses of the beginning classics.Due to the parallels in his llife dates and his works with those of Mozart, he was called "Baden Mozart"

Sheet music for flute:

Sonata (D-Dur)
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(flute, viola)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio
  3. Rondo - Allegro assai
Only one score

Literature von/über Joseph Martin Kraus

Last edit 15.12.2012