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Posse, Wilhelm (1852 - 1925), harpist, composer

Alice Lawson Aber-Count

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 Bromberg, 15 Oct 1852; d Berlin, 20 June 1925). German harpist and composer. He received his early training from his father, a flautist and military musician, but taught himself the harp and appeared in 1860 in Berlin accompanying Adelina Patti. After a concert tour in southern Russia (1863–4) with his father, he studied at the Neue Akademie der Tonkunst in Berlin (1864–72) under Ludwig Grimm. He was solo

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