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Dodge Brothers March sheet music

1920
 Collection
Accession: 1993-247

Abstract

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).

Dates

  • 1920

Creator

Extent

1 item(s)

General Physical Description

1 score (7 p.) : 9.25 x 12.25 in.

Biographical Note

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.

Scope and Content

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.

Location

GL Box 1.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Language of Materials

English


Additional Information

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Finding Aid & Administrative Information

Title:
Dodge Brothers March sheet music
Status:
Date:
2014
Description rules:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description:
English
Script of description:
Latin

Repository Details

Repository Details

Part of the Audiovisual Collections Repository

Contact:
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