Goldmark, Karl

Goldmark, Karl,

1830–1915, Hungarian composer. His concert overture Sakuntala (1865), his symphony A Rustic Wedding (1870), and an opera, The Queen of Sheba (1875), were very popular. His nephew, Rubin Goldmark, 1872–1936, a pupil of DvořákDvořák, Antonín
, 1841–1904, Czech composer. He studied at the Organ School, Prague (1857–59) and played viola in the National Theater Orchestra (1861–71) under Smetana.
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 in New York, was a composer and educator. From 1924 to 1936 he was chairman of the composition department at Juilliard. His works include A Negro Rhapsody (1923).
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