1786–1872
Konrad Kocher

De­cem­ber 16, 1786, Ditz­ing­en (near Le­on­berg), Würt­tem­berg, Ger­ma­ny.

March 12, 1872, Stutt­gart, Ger­ma­ny.

Fan­gels­bach Fried­hof, Stutt­gart, Ger­ma­ny.

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Kocher stu­died pi­a­no and com­po­si­tion in St. Pe­ters­burg, Rus­sia, in the early 1800’s. He went to Rome, It­a­ly, for fur­ther stu­dy in 1819, then re­turned to Ger­ma­ny in 1820.

In 1821, he found­ed the School of Sac­red Mu­sic in Stutt­gart. He al­so served as or­gan­ist in the Stifts­kir­che there. His works in­clude:

  1. Dix
  2. Elno
  3. Minal