Raff, Joachim (18221882)

Raff, Joachim, musical composer of the Wagner School, born at Lachen, in Switzerland; began life as a schoolmaster; was attracted to music; studied at Weimar; lived near Liszt, and became Director of the Conservatorium at Frankfort-on-Main; his works include symphonies, overtures, with pieces for the violin and the piano (18221882).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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