Fuchs, Robert


A brother of Johann Nepomuk Fuchs, a pupil of the Vienna Conservatory, where he still teaches harmony and theory, having taken the post in 1875. He has published a symphony; quartet; trio; five serenades for string orchestra, which enjoy a wide popularity; two sonatas for violin; sonata for piano; a mass; works for the chamber and several variations. Fuchs' first opera was Spieloper. This was followed by Die Teufelsglocke and Die Kpnigsbraut, the latter produced at Vienna with great success.