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Who came first Beethoven or Mozart?
Accordingly, who was born first Beethoven or Mozart?
Beethoven was born in Bonn in 1770, about 14 years after Mozart (born Salzburg, 1756).
Also Know, who was more famous Beethoven or Mozart? Ludwig van Beethoven is now the UK's favourite classical composer, according to Classic FM. For the first time, he has more pieces than Wolfgang Mozart (19 against 16) in the Top 100 Hall of Fame, which is compiled from a public vote. Some will say – about time too. Beethoven is classical music's titan.
Similarly, you may ask, who came first Bach or Mozart?
There are two others named Johann Christian Bach in the Bach family tree, but neither was a composer. In 1764 Bach met with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who was aged eight at the time and had been brought to London by his father. Bach then spent five months teaching Mozart in composition.
Who taught Beethoven?
Beethoven's first music teacher was his father. He later had other local teachers: the court organist Gilles van den Eeden (d. 1782), Tobias Friedrich Pfeiffer (a family friend, who provided keyboard tuition), and Franz Rovantini (a relative, who instructed him in playing the violin and viola).