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Robert Nicolas Charles Bochsa

Robert Nicolas-Charles Bochsa (9 August 1789 in Montmédy, Meuse, France – 6 January 1856 in Sydney) was a musician and composer. His relationship with Anna Bishop was popularly thought to have inspired that of Svengali and Trilby in George du Maurier's 1894 novel Trilby.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 9th, 1789 (Montmédy), Died January 6th, 1856 (Sydney)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-59750 10-in. 4/11/1930 Minuet Francis J. Lapitino Harp solo, with piano composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bochsa, Robert Nicolas Charles," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102641.

Bochsa, Robert Nicolas Charles. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102641.

"Bochsa, Robert Nicolas Charles." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102641

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