Log In

Ludwig Bonvin Edit Profile

Clergyman , composer

Ludwig Bonvin, Swiss clergyman, composer.

Background

Bonvin, Ludwig was born on February 17, 1850 in Siders, Switzerland. Son of John Baptist and Maria (Raimer) Bonvin.

Education

Graduated from College of Sion, Switzerland, 1870. Studied medicine, University of Vienna, 1870-1871. Studied philosophy in Holland, theology in England.

Self-taught in music.

Career

Director of chorus, 1888-1905, dir.

Connections

father:
John Baptist Bonvin

mother:
Maria (Raimer) Bonvin