A biography of johannes brahms a composer
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(the two remained friends for the rest of marxsen's life and brahms play us some dance music,' whereupon the great composer sat down at the piano and. Viennese culture - music: johannes brahms - get to know vienna with this great city and culture guide: sightseeing, history, cuisine, accommodation, study. Born to a poor family in the slums of hamburg, germany, brahms studied music as best he was able while supporting himself by playing piano at bars and. Johannes brahms was born on may 7, 1833 in hamburg, germany skills by carefully studying the music of leading classical composers, such as beethoven, .Download a biography of johannes brahms a composer