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Johann Schobert - Europeana Collections
Johann Schobert (ca. 1720, 1735 or 1740? – 28 August 1767) was a composer and harpsichordist. His date of birth is given variously as about 1720, about 1735, or about 1740, his place of birth as Silesia, Alsace, or Nuremberg. In 1760 or '61, Schobert moved to Paris where he served in the household of Louis François I de Bourbon, prince de Conti....