Andreas Romberg (Composer)
Born: 27th April 1767, Vechta, Germany
Died: 10th November 1821, Thuringia, Germany
Andreas Jakob Romberg was a German violinist and composer.
Romberg was born in Vechta, in the Duchy of Oldenburg. He learned the violin from his musician father Gerhard Heinrich Romberg and first performed in public at the age of six. In addition to touring Europe, Romberg also joined the Münster Court Orchestra. The cellist and composer Bernhard Romberg was his cousin.