CARL FRÜHLING (1868 - 1937)
Carl Frühling was an Austrian composer and pianist. Born in 1868 in Lemberg (now Lviv), Ukraine, he studied piano with Anton Door and music theory with Franz Krenn at the Conservatory of the Wiener Musikverein from 1887 to 1889. As a pianist, he performed with Bronisław Huberman, Pablo de Sarasate, Leo Slezak, Egon Wellesz, and the Rosé Quartet. Among his most important compositions are the Piano Quintet, Op. 30 and the Clarinet Trio, Op. 40. He died in Vienna in poverty in 1937.