Ellsworth S Phelps
Ellsworth S Phelps was born in Syracuse, N. Y. in 1857
He traveled as a virtuoso for several years, and then studied in Germany.
His first composition was written in 1882, since which time he has published several hundred pieces. Among the best known are; “Sylvan Dreams”, “Love’s Caprice”, (Op. 145), “Mazurka Brilliante”, for the violin, and “Daffodil Melody”, “Gavotte Impromptu”, “Follet Caprice”.
He has also written ballads and songs.