Spotlight Talk: Music composed by Anton Wranitzky for the birthdays of the 7th Prince Lobkowicz
WHEN: 12 January 2017 from 1pm
WHERE: Piranesi´s Room, the first floor
WHO: music expert Petr Slouka
This time, Petr Slouka is going to present music composed by Anton Wranitzky (1762–1820), the Czech composer, violin player and music teacher who belongs to the most remarkable authors of the Viennese classicism. Anton Wranitzky dedicated most of his career in music to service to the Lobkowicz Family. Numerous of his compositions are dedicated to his employer (and a close friend), an important music patron Josef František Maxmilián, 7th Prince Lobkowicz (1772–1816).