Anton Foerster

Anton Foerster Sheet Music

  • Born
    20th December 1837
  • Died
    17th June 1926
  • Birthplace
    Osenice, Bohemia

Anton Foerster was a composer of the Romantic period. The brother of Josef Foerster worked from 1868 to 1909 as Director of Music in Ljubljana and headed from 1877, the Organ School of Caecilienvereins. He composed the today still performed comic opera Gorenjski Slavček (1870-71 originally emerged as an operetta) and the opera Cathedral in rod (1919-23), also masses, and Slovenian folk songs. He also wrote several textbooks.

Title Form Instrument
Sonatina, Op.169 Sonatina Solo Instrument and Piano