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Albert Dietrich

Conductor and composer who all studied with Otto, Moscheles, Rietz and Hauptmann. In Dusseldorf Dietrich became familiar with Schumann’s group and befriended Brahms. When he still left Dusseldorf he discovered poisitions in Leipzig, Bonn, Oldenburg and Berlin affording him the chance to provide and conduct a few of his very …

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Otto Goldschmidt

Students of piano with Friedrich Wilhelm Grund and Jakob Schmitt, Otto Goldschmidt later on studied among the initial pupils in the Leipzig Conservatory with Mendelssohn, von Bulow, and Hauptmann. He proved helpful in Hamburg, playing and teaching, and journeyed to Paris, where he hoped to review with Chopin. This having …

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William Shield

The violin was Shield’s instrument of preference the playing which he was quite accomplished. At age 25 he was an associate from the King’s Haymarket Theater as an associate from the violins but became the first choice from the violas. It had been not really until the age group of …

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Patrick S. Gilmore

One of the songs composed by this Irish-American bandmaster were “Freedom over the Old Plantation,” “The Spirit from the North,” and “When Johnny Comes Marching Home.” Gilmore’s Grand Boston Band, which he arranged, enlisted within the Union Military through the American Civil Battle. When he previously finished provider in this …

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