Daniel François Esprit Auber

Daniel François Esprit Auber

  • Born
    29th January 1782
  • Died
    13th May 1871
  • Birthplace
    Caen, France
Daniel François Esprit Auber was a French composer. The son of a Paris print-seller, Auber was born in Caen in Normandy. Though his father expected him to continue in the print-selling business, he also allowed his son to learn how to play several musical instruments. His first teacher was the Tirolean composer, Josef Alois Ladurner.

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