Johann Nepomuk Hummel

Portrait of Johann Nepomuk Hummel

Johann Nepomuk Hummel was an Austrian composer straddling Classicism and Romanticism and a virtuoso pianist. He was born on 14th November 1778 in Pressburg, Hungary and died on 17th October 1837 in Weimar, Germany aged 58.

Major Works

8 piano Concertos 
Trumpet Concerto (1803)
Variations for Piano on “God Save The King” (1804)
Double Concerto for Violin and Piano (1805)
Opera, “Mathilde von Guise” (1810) 
Mass in B♭major (1816)