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Diabelli, Antonio

Born: 1781 AD
Died: 1858 AD
Nationality: Austrian
Categories: Composers, Publishers

1781 – Born on September 16th in Mattsee, Salzburg. Austrian music publisher and composer. He published works by Beethoven and Schubert and composed the waltz theme of Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations.

1803 – He moved to Vienna where he worked as a piano and guitar teacher, composer, music publisher and musician.

1822 – Diabelli wrote a charming little waltz for the piano.

         – He composed waltz on which Beethoven’s "Thirty-Three Variations" (also "Diabelli Variations") are based.

1858 – Died on April 7th in Vienna.