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The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Bohmann, Joseph Frederich (1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 448 words.

He and his family immigrated from Prussia to Illinois around 1864. He founded Bohmann's American Musical Industry in Chicago

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Valleria (12 Oct 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 234 words.

She was the first American-born singer to appear in principal roles during the inaugural year of the New York Metropolitan

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Apthorp, William Foster (24 Oct 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 279 words.

In 1869 he graduated from Harvard College, where he studied music with john knowles Paine. He taught at the

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Field, Al G. (7 Nov 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 191 words.

He gave his first minstrel performance as a schoolboy in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, and subsequently appeared in minstrel shows, serious theater,

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Fisher, Edward (11 Jan 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 259 words.

He obtained his early training in Worcester, Massachusetts, and studied with eugene Thayer, julius Eichberg, and Joseph Sharland

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Elson, Louis Charles (17 April 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 316 words.

He studied music in Boston and at the Leipzig Conservatory. Although he gained a modest reputation as a singer and

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Freund, John Christian (22 Nov 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 373 words.

While a student at Oxford University, he wrote a play and started a literary magazine. He came to New York

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Dolge, Alfred (22 Dec 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 459 words.

He began his career as an apprentice in the piano factory of his father, Christian August Dolge, in Leipzig,

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Nicholl, Horace (Wadham) (17 March 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 362 words.

After serving as organist at Dudley (1867–70) and Stoke-on-Trent (1868–70), he emigrated to the United States

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Lehmann, Lilli (24 Nov 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 418 words.

After making her operatic debut in Prague in 1865, she made successful appearances in Danzig, Leipzig, Vienna, and London,

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Metz, Theodore August (14 March 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 291 words.

He began his musical career as a bandmaster during the Franco-Prussian War. After coming to the United States (1879

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Schuelke, William (12 April 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 287 words.

After an apprenticeship in Germany, he immigrated to the United States with his family in 1864, first to Ann

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Singenberger, Johannes Baptist (25 May 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 633 words.

Singenberger enrolled at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, to study composition with Carl Geith (cathedral musician at St Gallen). After

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Presser, Theodore (3 July 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 245 words.

Presser studied at the New England Conservatory in Boston and the Leipzig Conservatory. He established the music department at Ohio

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Tams, Arthur W. (7 Oct 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 525 words.

His debut as a singer was in Gounod's Faust in Philadelphia in 1864. He subsequently appeared with the Carncross

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Woodward, Willis (c1848–1852)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 250 words.

He founded a piano manufacturing and music publishing company in New York in 1878, but publishing quickly became the

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Swan, W.H. (1848)

Edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett.

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 22 words.

Tunebook compiler, probably identifiable with William H. Swan, Jr., the father of marcus lafayette Swan.

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Von Inten, Ferdinand (23 Feb 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 233 words.

From 1862 he trained at the Conservatory of Leipzig, where he studied with Moscheles, Reinecke, and Hauptmann (Helbig Prize in

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O’Neill, Francis (28 Aug 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 474 words.

O’Neill, who immigrated to the United States from Ireland and lived most of his adult life in Chicago, was the

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Rice, Edward E(verett) (21 Dec 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 297 words.

After leaving home to act on the stage and then to work as a writer, Rice collaborated with lyricist J.

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