Eberlin, Johann Ernst#
b. Jettingen (Germany), March 27, 1702, d. Salzburg, June 19, 1762. Cathedral organist, court organist, kapellmeister, composer between late Baroque and early Classicism; belonged to the circle of friends around Mozart's family (influenced the young W. A. Mozart).
Works#Numerous sacred works (incl. 70 masses), 21 oratorios, 61 didactic dramas, 3 operas (not preserved), instrumental music, organ works.
Literature#E. Neumayr, Die Propriumsvertonungen J. E. E. (1702-1762), 2 vols., doctoral thesis, Salzburg 1997.