Franz Schubert – Wikipedia

Schubert was born in Himmelpfortgrund (now a part of Alsergrund), Vienna, Archduchy of Austria on 31 January 1797. His father, Franz Theodor Schubert, the son of a Moravian peasant, was a parish schoolmaster; his mother, Elisabeth (Vietz), was the daughter of a Silesian master locksmith and had been a housemaid for a Viennese family before marriage.

Related recordings

  • Beethoven – Schubert, Famous Arrangements for Viola and Piano

  • Franz Schubert, “Die Forelle”

  • Schubert Quintet in C Major – D.956 (Live recording)