|Intro||Austrian musician and composer|
|Birth||10 December 1832, Rechnitz, Austria|
|Death||29 April 1921, Vienna, Austria (aged 88 years)|
Gustav Pick (10 December 1832– 20 April 1921) was a musician and composer of Wienerlieder (Viennese songs).. He was born and brought up in the Jewish village of Rechnitz, where his father was a merchant. In 1845 the family moved to Vienna. Whilst working as a bank clerk, Pick took piano lessons and began to compose. He created one of the most popular Wienerlieder, the "Fiakerlied [de]". It was made a success by the famous actor Alexander Girardi. Pick is buried in the Wiener Zentralfriedhof.