1788-1847
Kaspar Ett
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January 5, 1788, Eresing, Bavaria.

May 16, 1847, Munich, Germany.

Alter Südfriedhof, Munich, Germany.

At age nine, Ett became a chorister in a Benedictine abbey. He studied at the Wilhelm Gymnasium and Elector’s School in Munich, and in 1816, was appointed organist at St. Michael’s Church in Munich, where he remained until his death. He composed several Masses and other Catholic church music. Streets bear his name in both Eresing and Munich. Ett’s works include:

  1. Oriel
  2. St. Martin’s