Swedish Romantic composer Franz Adolf Berwald (1796-1868) was of distant German parentage. Not all of his symphonies have survived intact, but the four complete remaining works are well respected, as is the body of his chamber music.
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Berwald, Franz (1796- 1868)
Brief biography and caricature with summary of orchestral works and suggested recordings.
Berwald, Franz Adolf (1796 - 1868), Sweden
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
Classical Archives: Franz Berwald
Biography and audio files offered in MP3 and Windows Media audio formats, including live recordings of featured artists.
Portrait, major works in chamber music and symphonies, and links from Classical Net Basic Repertoire List.
Short biography emphasizing his symphonies and his musical abilities from Musicalics.
Grave of Franz Berwald
Find a Grave picture of his grave with link to Norra begravningsplatsen (The Northern Cemetery) in Stockholm, Sweden, showing other notables sharing his burial place.
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