cover ca.1870



This Breslau firm, founded in 1860, published a large amount of piano music and songs for domestic use. It was bought by Ries & Erler in 1885. The founder may have been related to J.G. Hientzsch who edited Eutonia, a music magazine appearing in Breslau in 8 volumes between 1829 and 1833.

Imprints, Addresses, Agencies


  • Hientzsch
  • C.F. Hientzsch
  • Hientzsch (Dinger) 1884-5


  • Breslau

Plate Numbers

Hientzsch's plate numbers are in the following format: C.F.H. ###. Dates in italics are estimated.

Plate Composer Work Year
024 Franke 6 Klavierstücke für die Jugend, Op.3 (book 1) 1863
796 Fritze Lieder und Gesänge aus Goethe's 'Faust', Op.17 1877

Sources Consulted