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Max Siegfried Witt, German composer.

Background

Witt, Max Siegfried was born on November 12, 1871 in Stettin, Germany. Son of Elias and Sophie Witt.

Education

Graduate Friedrich Wilhelm Gymnasium, Stettin, 1886.

Career

Museum director in America, 1887-1900. Managing tabloid mus. productions in vaudeville, since 1908. Composer: (waltzes) Birth of the Rose.

Sweet Repose; Diana; Orange Blossoms. The First Violin; Robespierre. Phyllis. (Marches): How Do You Do? Ambassador.

Commander-in-Chief. (Pieces de Salon): Gavotte de Directoire. Henry V, danse antique. (Sacred and concert songs): The Everlasting Light.

You Are so Dear to Me. Love’s Four Seasons. (Popular ballads): Grace O’Moore. Don’t Let Her Lose Her Way.

My Own Colleen; The Moth and the Flame. My Little Georgia Rose. The Only Way; My Heart’s To-Night in Texas.

When the Birds Go North Again. In the Valley Where My Sally Said Good Bye. For Love of You; Honey Bee.

For Just One Kiss. (March songs): Military Mollie. Convent Bells; I Like Your Way. (Comic opera scores): A Son of Rest, 1903, and The Duke of Duluth, 1905-1906 (books by George H. Broadhurst).

Home: New York, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: (waltzes) Birth of the Rose. Sweet Repose

    • Diana

    • Orange Blossoms. The First Violin

    • Robespierre.

      Phyllis. (Marches): How Do You Do? Ambassador. Commander-in-Chief. (Pieces de Salon): Gavotte de Directoire. Henry V, danse antique.

      (Sacred and concert songs): The Everlasting Light. You Are so Dear to Me. Love’s Four Seasons. (Popular ballads): Grace O’Moore.

      Don’t Let Her Lose Her Way. My Own Colleen

    • The Moth and the Flame. My Little Georgia Rose.

      The Only Way

    • My Heart’s To-Night in Texas. When the Birds Go North Again. In the Valley Where My Sally Said Good Bye.

      For Love of You

    • Honey Bee. For Just One Kiss. (March songs): Military Mollie. Convent Bells

    • I Like Your Way.

      (Comic opera scores): A Son of Rest, 1903, and The Duke of Duluth, 1905-1906 (books by George H. Broadhurst).

Connections

Married Margaret Gonzalez, 1895.

father:
Elias Witt

mother:
Sophie Witt

spouse:
Margaret Gonzalez