Wegeler, Dr., of Bonn, an early friend of Beethoven.
Weigl, Joseph, composer of the “Swiss Family,” Kapellmeister at Vienna.
Weinmueller, singer at the Kaernthnerthor Theatre.
Weiss, tenor player at Vienna.
Westphalia, Beethoven offered the appointment of Kapellmeister to the King of, in 1808.
Wieden, a suburb of Vienna, on several occasions Beethoven’s residence.
Wolf, Dr., advocate in Prague.
Zelter, the song composer and friend of Goethe, director
of the Academy of
Vocal Music at Berlin.
Zmeskall von Domanowecz, Court secretary at Vienna, one of Beethoven’s earliest friends in the Imperial city, a good violoncello player and also a composer.
Zulehner, music publisher at Mayence.