Porter, F. Addison

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F. Addison Porter, born 1859 in Dixmont, Me., was a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music (NEC) in 1884 and studied with A.D. Turner, Stephen Emery, and George W. Chadwick. He was on the faculty of NEC as a professor of piano and later as head of the piano normal department from 1859-1941.

From the description of F. Addison Porter piano music manuscripts, 1885-1939. (New England Conservatory of Music). WorldCat record id: 257653757

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creatorOf A.P. Schmidt Company. A.P. Schmidt Company archives, 1869-1958 (bulk 1895-1920). Library of Congress
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. [Will o' the wisp : third and final version / F. Addison Porter]. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Elegy for pianoforte, [op. 40] / by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
referencedIn Edison Sheet Music Collection, 1830-1958, (bulk 1890-1940) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Funeral march : op. 32, no. 2 / F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Sonatina in D for the pianoforte : op. 32 / by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. F. Addison Porter piano music manuscripts, 1885-1939. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. The tale of Meoul Ki King [sic] : after Dunsany : op. 38 / F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Overture to operetta, "An evening in Greece" / by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Her answer : toujours et jamais : song for soprano voice / [words by Anne Cler ] ; by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Tale of Meoul Ki Ning : for pianoforte / F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. O praise the Lord of Heaven : anthem / by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Festival march : in C major for two pianos / by F.A. Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. The minstrel-boy : song for bass / words by Thomas Moore ; music by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. [Will o' the wisp : first version] / F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Will o' the wisp : [second version] / F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison), 1859-1941. Humoreske for pianoforte : opus 25 / by F. Addison Porter. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
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associatedWith A.P. Schmidt Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Chadwick, G. W. (George Whitefield), 1854-1931. person
associatedWith Cler, Anne person
associatedWith Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron, 1878-1957. person
associatedWith Emery, Stephen A. (Stephen Albert), 1841-1891. person
associatedWith Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852 person
associatedWith New England Conservatory of Music corporateBody
associatedWith Thomas A. Edison, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Turner, Alfred Dudley, 1854-1888. person
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Marches (Piano)
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument
Piano with orchestra--Scores and parts
Songs (low voice) with piano
Overtures (Piano, 4 hands)
Marches (Pianos (2))--Scores and parts
Funeral music
Incidental music
Anthems
Songs (High voice) with piano
Piano music
Sonatas (piano)
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Birth 1859

Death 1941

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