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Schneider, Johann Christian Friedrich

(1786–1853). Composer; b. Altwaltersdorf (now Waltersdorf), near Zittau, Ger.; educ. Leipzig; organist and music dir. Leipzig; music dir. at the Dessau royal chapel 1821. Works include oratorios (e.g., Die Höllenfart des Messias; Das Weltgericht; Die Sündflut; Das verlorene Paradies; Jesu Geburt; Christus der Meister; Christus das Kind; Pharao; Gideon; Absalon; Das befreite Jerusalem; Salomonis Tempelbau; Gethsemane und Golgatha; Christus der Erlöser); cantatas; masses; hymns.


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