August Walter

  • Born
    12th August 1821
  • Died
    22nd January 1896
  • Birthplace
    Stuttgart, Germany
August Walter was a German composer and violinist. Before August Walter dedicated to music, he was an apprenticeship as a pastry chef. He was a student of Bernhard Molique who gave him lessons in violin and composition. Further studies led him to Walter Simon Sechter in Vienna. In 1846 he went to Basel, where he worked as music director and music teacher.