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Bacon, Ernst (1898 - 1990), composer, pianist

Philip L. Miller

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 Chicago, IL, 26 May 1898; d Orinda, CA, 16 March 1990). American composer and pianist. He studied at Northwestern University (1915–18), the University of Chicago (1919–20) and the University of California (MA 1935). Among his teachers were Alexander Raab and Glenn Dillard Gunn (piano), Weigl and Bloch (composition), and Eugene Goossens (conducting), under whom he was assistant conductor of the Rochester Opera Company. He taught at the Eastman

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