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Rodolphe Kreutzer

Rodolphe Kreutzer

Rodolphe Kreutzer was born at Versailles, France, November 16, 1766, and died at Geneva, June 6, 1831. He studied the violin with Stamitz, but owed more to his own natural ability. At the age...

Fritz Kreisler

Fritz Kreisler

Fritz Kreisler was born in Vienna, February 2, 1875. He first appeared in public when 7 years old. As a rule students are not admitted to the Vienna Conservatory until 14, but as a...

Konrad Max Kunz

Konrad Max Kunz

Konrad Max Kunz was born in Schwandorf, Bavaria, December 30, 1812 His earlier musical education appears to have been largely conducted by himself when he was in the gymnasium at Amberg. Later he was...

Theodor Kullak

Theodor Kullak

Theodor Kullak was born in Krotoschin (Posen), Prussia, September 12, 1818. He was instructed by Albrecht Agthe, hauch, Czerny, Sechter, and Nicolai, and from 1843 was music teacher to the children of the royal...

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Wilhelm Kuhe

Wilhelm Kuhe was born in Prague December 10, 1823. He was a pupil of Proksch, Tomoschek, and Thalberg, Julius Schulhoff being his fellow student. IN 1844-45 he played in Munich, Stuttgart, and other cities...

Dietrich Krug

Dietrich Krug

Dietrich Krug was born in Hamburg in 1821. He studied music with Jacob Schmitt. His compositions, numbering about three hundred and fifty, are almost exclusively for the pianoforte. His most important work, and that...

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Reginald De Koven

Mr. De Koven was born at Middletown, Conn., April 3, 1859. His education was received mainly in Europe, whither he went in 1870. He graduated at Oxford University, England (St. John’s College), in 1879....

Carl-Koelling

Carl Koelling

Carl Koelling was born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1831, of a musical family. He was a pupil of the celebrated pedagogue J. Schmitt. He settled in Chicago in 1878 as a teacher of pianoforte....

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Karl Klindworth

Klindworth was born at Hanover, September 25, 1830, and was in early youth a skillful violinist. For a time he conducted a traveling opera troupe, but settled in Hanover as a teacher and composer....

Halfdan Kjerulf

Halfdan Kjerulf

Halfdan Kjerulf was born in Christiania, September 15, 1815. He is chiefly known by his Northern ballads and lyrics, all of which conform to the high artistic standard to which he was always true....