Johannes Brahms (German: [joˈhanəs ˈbʁaːms]; 7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer, pianist, and conductor of the mid-Romantic period. Born in Hamburg into a Lutheran family, he spent much of his professional life in Vienna .
Feb 16, 2023 · Johannes Brahms, (born May 7, 1833, Hamburg [Germany]—died April 3, 1897, Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now in Austria]), German composer and pianist of the Romantic period, who wrote symphonies, concerti, chamber music, piano works, choral compositions, and more than 200 songs.
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Johannes Brahms, (born May 7, 1833, Hamburg—died April 3, 1897, Vienna, Austria-Hungary), German composer. The son of a musician, he became a piano prodigy.
- Brahms is born! Johannes Brahms was born on May 7th 1833 in Hamburg, Germany.
- Son to a musical spare man. Brahms' father, Jokob (pictured), found employment as a jobbing musician, mostly getting work from playing the double bass and the French horn.
- Earning a crust. The young Brahms was forced to play the piano in dance halls to contribute to the family's income as they were so poor.
- Embarrassing early compositions? An early starter, Brahms began composing when he was just 11. However, when he was older, he found them a bit embarrassing and destroyed the majority of them.