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Pfeiffer, Georges Jean (1835 - 1908), pianist, composer

A.J. Hipkins, David Charlton and Charles Timbrell

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 Versailles, 12 Dec 1835; d Paris, 14 Feb 1908). French pianist and composer. His great-uncle, J. Pfeiffer, was a leading piano maker in Paris, and his father, Emile Pfeiffer, whom he later succeeded, was a partner in the piano firm of Pleyel, Wolff & Cie. He studied piano with his mother, Clara Pfeiffer, a former pupil of Kalkbrenner, and composition with Maleden and Damcke. A programme of his

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