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Julius Heinrich Zimmermann

musical instrument manufacturer , music publisher

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.