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Julius Heinrich Zimmermann

Julius Zimmermann, Music publisher, musical instrument manufacturer.

Background

  • Zimmermann, Julius was born on September 22, 1851 in Sternberg, Germany.

  • Career

    • Lived in St. Petersburg. In 1876, founded in St. Petersburg the famous music publishing house Zimmermann. In 1882, opened a Moscow branch, which was followed by branches in Leipzig in 1886, London in 1897, and Riga in 1903.

      His factory of musical instruments became world-famous. After the October Revolution 1917, lost everything and returned to Germany. His Frankfurt-on-Main branch still operates.
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    Born September 22, 1851
    Died April 25, 1922
    (aged 70)
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