Abert, Hermann

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Abert, Hermann Gender: M
Hermann Joseph Abert
born on 25 March 1871 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Stuttgart, Germany, 48n46, 9e11
Timezone LMT m9e11 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 04°01' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 18°35 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 17°45'


German historian of music who worked with Friedrich Blume, Rudolf Gerber, Hans Hoffmann and Theodor Schwartzkopff, on the Illustrated Dictionary of Music (German: Illustriertes Musik-Lexikon, 1927).

He wrote music biographies of Robert Schumann, Niccolò Jomelli, Mozart, Goethe, and his father Johann Josef Abert.

In 1925 he was admitted to the Prussian Academy of Sciences, the first music theorist to be granted this honour. On 13 August 1927, Prof. Dr. Hermann Abert died at Stuttgart, aged 56.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided Lutheran Church birth and baptism registry entry (April 1871, Fol. 2, no. 8).


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (University professor)
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian (Music)
  • Vocation : Writers : Biographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction