Fröhlich, Anna

SINGER, PIANIST, MUSIC TEACHER (AUSTRIA)
BORN 19 Sep 1793, Wien - DIED 11 Mar 1880, Wien
BIRTH NAME Fröhlich, Maria Anna
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Hietzinger Friedhof, Maxingstraße 15, Hietzing (Gruppe 07, Nummer 53 (Ehrengrab))

Anna Fröhlich was the oldest of the four Fröhlich sisters who were all friends of Franz Grillparzer. Anna was also a friend of Franz Schubert and after his death she organised concerts dedicated to him and his work. She performed both as a singer and a pianist. In old age she supported the evolving Schubert cult and she was a source of information for the younger generation.

Related persons
• is brother/sister of Bogner-Fröhlich, Barbara
• is brother/sister of Fröhlich, Josefine
• is brother/sister of Fröhlich, Katharina
• was a friend of Grillparzer, Franz
• was a friend of Schubert, Franz Peter

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The grave of Katharina Fröhlich at the Hietzing Cemetery in Vienna.
Picture by androom (15 Aug 2006)

 

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Fröhlich, Gustav

Published: 05 Dec 2021
Last update: 25 Jan 2022