Georg Christoph Wagenseil

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    Concerto for Violoncello in A Major, WV 330: I. AllegroGeorg Christoph Wagenseil
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    Concerto for Violoncello in A Major, WV 330: III. Allegro moderatoGeorg Christoph Wagenseil
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    Concerto for Violoncello in A Major, WV 330: II. LargoGeorg Christoph Wagenseil

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        This Austrian composer and organist was a favorite student of Fux in Vienna when Fux was the court Kapellmeister. Wagenseil became the Viennese court composer in 1739 and served in this station for the remainder of his life. He also maintained the position of organist to the Empress between 1741 and 1750. As a teacher Wagenseil followed in the tradition of Fux. He not only found importance in the works of Bach and Handel but had J.B. Schenk as one of his students. Beethoven was ... Read more

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