Dodge Brothers March sheet musicCreation: 1920
Victor Herbert (1859-1924) was a composer, conductor and cellist. This item is sheet music of the Dodge Brothers March which was composed in honor of Horace E. Dodge (1868-1920).
- Creation: 1920
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1 score (7 p.) : 9.25 x 12.25 in.
Victor Herbert (1859-1924) was a composer, conductor and cellist. He immigrated to the United States from Germany in 1886. He played in the Metropolitan Orchestra and had his early composition performed by the New York Philharmonic Society. He conducted the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from 1898 to 1904 and then organized his own concert orchestra. In 1914, Herbert helped found the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). He composed more than forty operettas and two grand operas.
Horace E. Dodge (1868-1920) was the co-founder of the Dodge Brothers Company which manufactures automobiles. His wife, Anna Thompson Dodge (1871-1970) had studied music. Both Dodge and his wife were benefactors to several music organizations.
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Music by Victor Herbert Lyric by Maxwell I. Pitkin. "Dedicated by Mr. Herbert to Mr. Horace E. Dodge in respectful appreciation of his efforts toward the advancement of American Music. " Published especially for Dodge Brothers by Jerome H Remick & Co., Detroit.
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