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musician

Adolph Martin Foerster, musician.

Background

Foerster, Adolph Martin was born on February 2, 1854 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Emil and Elise Marie (Noll) Foerster.

Education

Educational public schools, Allegheny and Pittsburgh. Graduate Conservatory of Music, Leipzig, 1875.

Career

Choral conductor, Symphonic Society (orchestra). Orchestral works: Festival, dedication march, American Ode, prelude to Goethe’s Faust, suites, arias with orchestra, etc., chamber music, songs, piano, organ, and church music. Especially successful, Ave Maria with violin obi.

Album of 14 selected songs. Home: Pittsburgh, Pa.

Connections

Married Henrietta M. Reineman.

father:
Emil Foerster

mother:
Elise Marie (Noll) Foerster

spouse:
Henrietta M. Reineman.