Abt, Franz


Basic data

  1. Abt, Franz Wilhelm
  2. December 22, 1819 in Eilenburg
  3. March 31, 1885 in Wiesbaden
  4. Musikdirektor, Komponist
  5. Zürich, Braunschweig


Franz Abt (Harvard Theater Collection) (Source: Wikimedia)
Incipit of the song "Wenn die Schwalben heimwärts zieh'n" op. 39 No. 1. by Franz Abt (Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait of Franz Abt, from the cover of an edition of his songs (Source: Wikimedia)
Franz Wilhelm Abt monument from 1960 in Braunschweig (Source: Wikimedia)
Bildnis des Franz Abt, Weger, August - 1860/1880 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)

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