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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Cramer, Franz [François] (1772–1848), violinist

W. B. Squire.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings. 486 words.

Cramer, Franz [François] (1772–1848), violinist, the second son of Wilhelm Cramer (bap. 1746, d. 1799), was born at Schwetzingen, near Mannheim, on 12 June 1772. He joined his father in...

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Yaniewicz, Felix [formerly Feliks Janiewicz] (1762–1848), violinist

David J. Golby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings. 610 words.

Yaniewicz, Felix [formerly Feliks Janiewicz] (1762–1848), violinist, was born in Vilna, Lithuania. From 1777 for about seven years he was a violinist in the royal chapel of the last king of...

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Bergmann, Carl

David Francis Urrows.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings; Conducting; Composition. 960 words.

Bergmann, Carl (12 April 1821–10 August 1876), conductor, cellist, and composer, was born in Ebersbach, Saxony, the son of middle-class parents. His talent for music manifested itself...

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