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Goldschmidt, Otto (1829 - 1907), pianist, conductor, composer

Gaynor G. Jones and Christopher Fifield

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Hamburg, 21 Aug 1829; d London, 24 Feb 1907). German pianist, conductor and composer. He first studied the piano and harmony with F.W. Grund and Jakob Schmitt in Hamburg, then became one of the first students at the newly founded Leipzig Conservatory (1843) under Mendelssohn, von Bülow, Plaidy and Hauptmann. After playing and teaching in Hamburg (1846–8), he went to Paris to study under Chopin. Although this

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