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composer

Gaston Borch, French composer.

Background

Borch, Gaston was born on March 8, 1871 in in Guines, P.d.C., France. Son of Christopher and Emma Hennequin Borch.

Education

Studied 3 yrs.

Career

Engaged with Theodore Thomas Orchestra as cellist, 1899. Composer of many songs, cantatas, anthems, etc., of pieces in great number for piano, organ, violin, cello, and orchestra, and of Silvio, a music drama in one act, and of Ostenfor Sol, a fairy opera, both performed in Europe.

Works

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    • Composer of many songs, cantatas, anthems, etc., of pieces in great number for piano, organ, violin, cello, and orchestra, and of Silvio, a music drama in one act, and of Ostenfor Sol, a fairy opera, both performed in Europe. Composed 3d symphony for orchestra. Published 18 songs, 1906-1907.

Connections

father:
Christopher Borch

mother:
Emma Hennequin Borch