Originally buyer, he became 1777 director of music at the German theatre in Berlin. In the year 1774 it justified one of the first music publishing houses, which were independent of the book trade in open brook. André composed about 30 operas, Balladen and songs.
Its son Johann Anton André (1775 - 1842) stepped out likewise as composer and a music theoretician. After the assumption of the music publishing house in the year 1799 this musical deduction of Constanze Mozart in Vienna acquired the Mozarts'. It extended the music publishing house continuously and introduced the lithography for the Notendruck.
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| | * Literature of and over Johann André in the catalog of the DDB
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||of German musicians, composer and music publisher|
|DATE OF BIRTH||28. March 1741|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||open brook|
|DYING DATE||18. June 1799|
|DYING PLACE||open brook at the Main|