Johann Christian, Freiherr von Zedlitz


Johann Christian, Freiherr von Zedlitz

1790 - 1862

Joseph Christian Freiherr von Zedlitz (Baron Joseph Christian von Zedlitz) was an Austrian dramatist and epic poet.

His wife died 1836, and 1837 he was nominated by the foreign service to work for the Foreign Office. He was sent as representative of the Austrian imperial court to the principalities of Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach, Nassau, Braunschweig, Oldenburg and Reuss.

He was also a good friend of Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff.

Song List

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Die nächtliche Heerschau (1840) WoO11 no.2 25–26.ix.1840 Robert Schumann

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