Overview

Heinrich Berté

(1857—1924)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Galgócz, 1857; d Perchtoldsdorf, 1924). Austro-Hung. composér of ballets, notably Der Karneval in Venedig (Vienna, 1900), and operettas of which the best-known is Das Dreimäderlhaus (1916, Vienna) based on Schubert melodies and depicting (mainly fictitious) scenes from Schubert's life. Amer. version arr. Romberg prod. in 1921 as Blossom Time and Eng. version arr. G. H. Clutsam as Lilac Time (1922).

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.