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Celeste Delongpre Heckscher Edit Profile

composer

Celeste Delongpre Heckscher, American composer.

Background

Heckscher, Celeste Delongpre was born in 1860 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Robert Valantine and Julia Whitney (Pratt) Massey.

Career

Composer: (orchestral suite) Dances of the Pyrenees (performed by Philadelphia Orchestra, Theodore Thomas Orchestra, New York Symphony Orchestra, etc.).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: (orchestral suite) Dances of the Pyrenees (performed by Philadelphia Orchestra, Theodore Thomas Orchestra, New York Symphony Orchestra, etc.). French Dance, Asiatic Dance. (violin suite) To the Forest.

      (opera) The Rose of Destiny. (piano pieces) Impromptu, Au Fond, Valse Bohême. Book of seven songs

    • Romance for cello.

Connections

Married Austin Stevens Heckscher, 1883 (deceased). Children: Robert Valantine, Richard Maurice, Celeste (Mistress.

father:
Robert Valantine Massey

mother:
Julia Whitney (Pratt) Massey

spouse:
Austin Stevens Heckscher

children:
Robert Valantine Heckscher

Richard Maurice Heckscher

Celeste (Mrs Heckscher