Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

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Moritz Hauptmann

Hauptmann, Moritz (1792-1868). German musical theoretician and composer. Studied at Dresden and then after periods in Russia and in Cassel became Cantor at St Thomas' church in Leipzig (from 1842). Writings included studies on music theory  and acoustics. Compositions included church music, secula vocal works, instrumental music and an opera, Mathilde.