Louis Moreau Gottschalk

Louis Moreau Gottschalk

Author: S. Frederick Starr

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

ISBN: 0252068769

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 564

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The romantic and definitive biography of an early and significant American composer. It examines Louis Moreau Gottshalk's music, his frenetic life on the road, his virtuosity as a performer, his effect on his audiences, and the scandals surrounding his romantic dalliances.
Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Language: en
Pages: 564
Authors: S. Frederick Starr
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

The romantic and definitive biography of an early and significant American composer. It examines Louis Moreau Gottshalk's music, his frenetic life on the road, his virtuosity as a performer, his effect on his audiences, and the scandals surrounding his romantic dalliances.
Piano music of Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Richard Jackson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Features 26 pieces (including covers) by early-19th-century American genius: "Bamboula," "The Banjo," other Creole, Negro-based material, through elegant salon music.
Where the Word Ends
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Vernon Loggins
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977-07-01 - Publisher: LSU Press

Louis Gottschalk (1829-1869) was the first American pianist and composer to win international fame. His creative use of the colorful and exotic musical idioms of his native New Orleans foreshadowed by some fifty years the appearance of these same influences in early jazz.
Notes of a Pianist
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Categories: Composers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1881 - Publisher:

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Life and Letters of Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Mary Alice Seymour
Categories: Musicians
Type: BOOK - Published: 1870 - Publisher:

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