Franz Gruber

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Franz Xaver Gruber was born in Hochberg, Austria, the son of a poor weaver whose intentions were that his son would follow in the family trade. As the young Franz Gruber came of age he discovered that…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night) 1818 Miscellaneous (Classical) Choral
Glade Jul (Joyful Christmas), song for voice Vocal Music
Heiligste Nacht, song (attrib.) Vocal Music
Hornemesse in D Choral
Welch ein Jubelton, Christmas song for soprano, alto & concertante organ Vocal Music
Hochszeitmesse in D Choral
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Erdberger Tanz Miscellaneous (Classical)
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