Louis Schlottmann

* 12.11.1826 in Berlin; ✝ 13.06.1905 in Berlin




In Berlin student of the composers Taubert and Dehn. Schlottmann traveled with Dehn on numerous concert tours, drawing crowds in London and elsewhere. Made Royal Director of Music by Friedrich Wilhelm II in 1875. His compositions consist of songs, choral works, piano music, chamber music and overtures, the latter including his Ouvertüre zu Shakespeares Romeo und Julia, first performed in 1864.



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Schlottmann, Louis, in: The Digital Shakespeare Memorial Album. Edited by Christa Jansohn. URI: http://www.shakespearealbum.de/uri/gnd/117330620. (Accessed on 27.02.2024)

This text is published under the following licence: CC BY-ND 3.0 DE. Digitzed media reproduced with the permission of the library of Birmingham.

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