FRANZ ANTON HOFFMEISTER

(1754—1812)

Composer and music publisher in Vienna and Leipzig. Published numerous works of Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven.
Composed a lot of works himself. Apart from several operas, he wrote plenty of symphonies, string quartets, sonatas, and other chamber music compositions, and a number of concertos for flute, piano and other instruments.
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Among the orhestral works there are also the Concertos for Clarinet in B flat major and F majorand the Concerto  for Two Clarinets in E flat major.   
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Hoffmeister’s compositions stilistically belong to early Viennese classicism, closely related to Mozart.

Taken from my book
I Am Studying Clarinet II

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