Austrian Romantic composer Joseph Joachim (1831-1907) was of Hungarian (Slovakian) ancestry. He was an accomplished violinist and conductor, playing both his own music and that of others. Schumann dedicated a piece to him and Brahms consulted him on his own Violin Concerto. Joachim's most noted piece is Hungarian Concerto for Violin, op. 11

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Joachim, Joseph (1831 - 1907), Austria
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and link to biographical essay from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
Joseph Joachim (1831-1907)
Link to lyrics of Heinrich Heine in German with English, French, and Dutch translations from the Lied and Art Song Texts Page at REC Music.
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