Henry Eichheim (January 3, 1870 – August 22, 1942) was an American composer, conductor, violinist, organologist, and ethnomusicologist. He is best known as one of the first American composers to combine the sound of indigenous Asian instruments with western orchestral colors.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1870, Died 1942
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-27909||10-in.||5/1/1923||Chinese rhapsody, part 1||Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-27910||10-in.||5/1/1923||Chinese rhapsody, part 2||Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-27911||10-in.||5/1/1923||Japanese night music||Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||CVE-47964||12-in.||4/30/1929||Japanese nocturne||Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski||Orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Eichheim, Henry," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105274.
Eichheim, Henry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105274.
"Eichheim, Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.
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