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composer , pianist

Rudolf Frimi, Czech composer, pianist. Member American Society Composer.

Background

Frimi, Rudolf was born on December 7, 1879 in Praha, Czechoslovakia. Son of Frantisek and Maria (Kremenak) Frimi.

Education

Came to the United States 1904, naturalized, 1925. Studied piano with Josef Jiranek, composition with Antonin Dvorak at Conservatory of Music, Praha, 1896-1899.

Career

Composed many compositions for piano, violin and cello. (operettas) Firefly, 1912. High Jinks, 1913; The Peasant Girl, 1914.

You’re in Love, 1916. Katinka, 1916; Sweet Kitty Darling, 1917. Giriana, 1918; Sometime, 1918.

Tumble in 1919; Little Whopper, 1919. June Love, 1920; Blue Kitten, 1922. Cinders, 1923; Dew Drop Inn, 1923.

Rose Marie, 1923; Ziegfeld Follies, 1921, 23, 24, and 25. Vagabond King, 1925; The Wild Rose, 1926. Palm Beach Girl, 1926.

No Foolin’, 1926; White Eagle 1927. Three Musketeers, 1928. Bird of Paradise, 1930.

The Lottery Bride, 1930. Annina, 1934; (2-piano concerto) Round The World Symphony.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Authors and Publications.

Membership

Member American Society Composer.

Connections

Married Kay Ling, April.

father:
Frantisek Frimi

mother:
Maria (Kremenak) Frimi

spouse:
Kay Ling