18.jun.1820-17.dec.1899 Austria, Zerlach near Kirchbach - Graz
violinist, flugelhornist, bandmaster, 1852 city music director and choirmaster in Leoben, 1855 founder of a music school in Graz ; father of composer
Anton Absenger jr.
 Rosegger marsch. Wind instruments
 's Kohlroserl. Steirisches lied. Song. op126
words F. R. Knothe
pub A. Goll, Vienna 1870