Louis Horst

Louis Horst (born January 12, 1884, Kansas City, Missouri – died January 23, 1964, New York City) was a choreographer, composer, and pianist. He helped to define the principles of modern dance choreographic technique, most notably the matching of choreography to pre-existing musical structure and the use of contemporary music for dance scores.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 12th, 1884 (Kansas City), Died January 23rd, 1964 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CVE-35874 12-in. 9/22/1926 Standard classic ballet bar exercises Victor Orchestra Ballet instruction arranger  
Victor CVE-35875 12-in. 9/22/1926 Standard classic ballet bar exercises Victor Orchestra Ballet instruction arranger  
Victor CVE-35878 12-in. 9/23/1926 Standard classic ballet bar exercises Victor Orchestra Ballet instruction arranger  
Victor CVE-35879 12-in. 9/23/1926 Standard classic ballet bar exercises Victor Orchestra Ballet instruction arranger  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Horst, Louis," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101994.

Horst, Louis. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101994.

"Horst, Louis." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101994

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