Seidl, Anton, 1850-1898

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Dates:
Birth 1850-05-07
Death 1898-03-28
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Biographical notes:

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Anton Seidl was a noted Wagnerian conductor and chorus master. He was born in Pest, Hungary, was a member of Wagner's household from 1872 to 1878, during which time he served as Wagner's musical secretary and later as conductor of the Richard Wagner Theater in Beyreuth. He was a close friend of Wagner's and had much to do with the spread of his music and influence through Europe and America.

From the guide to the Collection of Musical Autographs, 1870-1943, (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library.)

Austro-Hungarian conductor.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : New York Dec. 12 1894, to [the Lotos Club], 1894 Dec. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270669731

Anton Seidl was a noted Wagnerian conductor and chorus master. He was born in Pest, Hungary, was a member of Wagner's household from 1872 to 1878, during which time he served as Wagner's musical secretary and later as conductor of the Richard Wagner Theater in Beyreuth. He was a close friend of Wagner's and had much to do with the spread of his music and influence through Europe and America.

From the description of Collection of musical autographs, 1870-1943. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309771978

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Subjects:

  • Music--Performance
  • Music--19th century
  • Instrumentation and orchestration
  • Music--Performance--Germany
  • Composers
  • Composers--Germany
  • Composition (Music)
  • Music--Germany--19th century

Occupations:

  • Conductors (Music)
  • Musicians

Places:

  • Germany (as recorded)