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Heinrich Schenker

Born: 19-Jun-1868
Birthplace: Wisniowczyki, Austria-Hungary
Died: 13-Jan-1935
Location of death: Vienna, Austria
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Musicologist

Nationality: Austria
Executive summary: Music theorist

Studied in Lemberg under Carl Mikuli and in Vienna under Anton Bruckner.

Author of books:
Harmonielehre (1906, music theory, "Harmony")
Ein Beitrag Zur Ornamentik (1908)
Kontrapunkt (1910-22, music theory, "Counterpoint", 2 vols.)
Fünf Urlinie-Tafeln (1932, music theory, "Five Music Analyses")
Der freie Satz (1935, music theory)

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