Carl Maria von Weber

Nationality : German
Birth : 18th November, 1786
Death : 5th June, 1826
About : Carl Maria von Weber was born in Eutin, Germany. He was a German composer, conductor, pianist, guitarist and critic. 1798 also saw the twelve-year-old Weber's first published work, six fughettas for piano, published in Leipzig. The young Weber also began to publish articles as a music critic, for example in the Leipziger Neue Zeitung in 1801. In 1803, Weber's opera, Peter Schmoll und seine Nachbarn was produced in Augsburg, and gave Weber his first success as a popular composer. He also wrote music journalism and was interested in folksong, and learned lithography to engrave his own works.

Carl Maria von Weber Quotes

An artist’s sphere of influence is the world.
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It is exceedingly improbable that the identical action of the corresponding parts of the two retina is the result of a certain habituation, or of the influence of the mind.
What love is to man, music is to the arts and to mankind.
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