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Simon Sechter

b, 1788-1867 AT, Český Krumlov District
Musician / Composer / Conductor of Classical

Simon Sechter (11 October 1788 – 10 September 1867) was an Austrian music theorist, teacher, organist, conductor and composer. He may have been the most prolific composer who ever lived, outdoing even Georg Philipp Telemann in the quantity of his output.[citation needed]Carl Christian Müller (1831–1914) compiled and adapted Sechter's Die richtige Folge der Grundharmonien as The Correct Order of Fundamental Harmonies: A Treatise on Fundamental Basses, and their Inversions and Substitutes (Wm. A. Pond, 1871; G. Schirmer, 1898).

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24 Fugues, Op. 53 (Excerpts Arr. for 2 Organs): No. 16, Theme from Mozart's "Requiem" on Mozart by Arrangement, Vol. 3: Transcriptions for Organ by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Zeno Bianchini & Christian Lambour
24 Fugues, Op. 53 (Excerpts Arr. for 2 Organs): No. 17, Theme from Mozart's "Don Juan" on Mozart by Arrangement, Vol. 3: Transcriptions for Organ by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Zeno Bianchini & Christian Lambour
Sechter : 50 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli : Variation 39 on Diabelli's Waltz - The Complete Variations by Rudolf Buchbinder
Contrapunctische Studien Nos. 1 & 2 on Sammlung von Musikstücken alter und neuer Zeit by Various Artists & Wolfgang Helbich
50 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli: Variation 39 on 50 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli by Artur Balsam
Variation No. 39: Imitatio quasi canon, a 3 voci on Diabelli Variations by Jan Michiels
ディアベリ変奏曲: 第39変奏曲 (シモン・ゼヒター) on ディアベリ変奏曲 by Doris Adam

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Title Artist Year Type
Diabelli VariationsLudwig van Beethoven, Carl Czerny, Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Franz Liszt, Ignaz Moscheles, Simon Sechter, Anton Diabelli, Johann Peter Pixis, Erzherzog Rudolf von Österreich, Václav Jan Tomášek, Franz Schubert, Jan Václav Hugo Voříšek - Jan Michiels2006Album
19th-Century Austrian Organ MusicFranz Haselböck, Anton Bruckner, Simon Sechter1991Album
Orgelmusik Der BiedermeierzeitCarl Czerny / Joseph Anton Pfeiffer / Simon Sechter - Michael HartmannAlbum
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