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Books Books 1 - 6 of 6 on Vogler' s house. This notorious Abbe, regarded by some people MEYERBEER. 821 as the....  
" Vogler' s house. This notorious Abbe, regarded by some people MEYERBEER. 821 as the most profound theoretician of Germany, by others (including Mozart) as an impudent charlatan, was possessed of some originality, much eccentricity, and unbounded conceit,... "
Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians - Page 190
edited by - 1907
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The Foreign Quarterly Review, Volumes 36-37

Literary Criticism - 1846
...He has often brought Holzhauer into trouble. His book will better teach arithmetic than composition. He gives out that he will make a composer in three weeks, or a singer in six months, but the products of bis system have not yet made their appearance. He contemns...
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The Life of Mozart: Including His Correspondence

Edward Holmes - 1854 - 379 pages
...He has often brought Holzbauer into trouble. His book will better teach arithmetic than composition. He gives out that he will make a composer in three weeks, and a singer in six months; but the products of his system have not yet made their appearance. He contemns the great masters, and...
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The letters of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1769-1791, tr., from the collection ...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - History - 1865
...annoyance to Holzbauer. His book is more fit to teach arithmetic than composition. He says that he can make a composer in three weeks, and a singer in six months ; but we have not yet seen any proof of this. He despises the greatest masters. To myself he spoke...
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Mozart: A Biographical Romance

Heribert Rau - Musical fiction - 1868 - 323 pages
...Didn't I say so!" cried Wendling in triumph. " When a man te*lls me, as Abt Vogler did, that he can make a composer in three weeks and a singer in six months, I call him the biggest swindler and wind-bag in the world !" Here a merry peal of laughter from Mozart...
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A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1889) by Eminent ..., Volume 2

John Alexander Fuller-Maitland, Adela Harriet Sophia Bagot Wodehouse - Music - 1880
...Meyerbeer became an inmate of Vogler' s house. This notorious Abbe, regarded by some people MEYERBEER. 821 as the most profound theoretician of Germany, by others...Grand Duke. In his house Meyerbeer had for companions Gansbacher (afterwards an organist of repute at Vienna) and Carl Maria von Weber, who had studied with...
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A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1880) by Eminent ..., Volume 2

Adela Harriet Sophia (Bagot) Wodehouse - Music - 1880
...erlllcL-m Is often unieimd, aud that lib oim tugue will nul bear do» examination. VOL. II. pai \Ve as the most profound theoretician of Germany, by others...was pensioned and protected by the Grand Duke. In hie house Meyerbeer had for companions Gänsbacher (afterwards an organist of repute at Vienna) and...
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