Johann Nepomuk Hummel

Johann Nepomuk Hummel (14 November 1778  17 October 1837) was an Austrian composer and virtuoso pianist. His music reflects the transition from the Classical to the Romantic musical era. He was a pupil of Mozart, Salieri and Haydn. He was also friends with Beethoven and Schubert.

Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Portrait by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1820
Born14 November 1778
Died17 October 1837 (aged 58)
OccupationComposer and pianist
List of compositions
Spouse(s)Elisabeth Röckel (m. 1813)
ChildrenEduard [de], Carl