(b Cologne, 1845; d London, 1925). Ger.-born pianist and composer, taken to Eng. as child. Début London 1863, Leipzig 1864. Eur. tours. Comp. pf. sonatas, vn. sonatas, and songs. Ed. pf. works of Mozart, Beethoven, and Schumann. Gave f. Eng. p. of Beethoven's transcr. of his vn. conc. for pf., 1872.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.