Johann Mattheson

Johann Mattheson (28 September 1681 – 17 April 1764) was a German composer, singer, writer, lexicographer, diplomat and music theorist.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 28, 1681 (Hamburg), Died April 17, 1764 (Hamburg)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-023336 10-in. 6/8/1938 Air Louis Persinger ; Ruggiero Ricci Violin solo, with piano composer  
Edison 8415 10-in. 4/12/1922 Air Vasa Prihóda Violin solo, with piano composer  


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