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Musical life since the Middle Ages under supervision of church, city and university - no court; in the 19th c. private enterprise prevailed. Important centre of education, publishing and instrument making. The present musical topography of the town reveals the rich musical history sufficiently.
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Wagner* - Janáček
Breitkopf & Härtel
Explanation of symbols
|A workshop or atelier for instruments or other music items.||Other occasional live music performances|
|A library or archive.||A concert hall or other place for live music.|
|A conservatory or music school.||A place where composers or musicians performed or were employed.|
|A house or building that is closed to the public.||A house or building that can be visited by the public.|
|A single monument.||Two or more monuments.|
|A museum.||Opera house or other place for music theatre performances.|
|A historical or interesting organ.||A memorial tablet or stone.|
|A single grave.||Two or more graves.|