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Louis Niedermeyer

Abraham Louis Niedermeyer (27 April 1802 – 14 March 1861) was a composer chiefly of church music but also of a few operas, and a teacher who took over the École Choron, duly renamed École Niedermeyer, a school for the study and practice of church music, where several eminent French musicians studied including Gabriel Fauré and André Messager.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1802 (Nyon), Died 1861 (9th arrondissement of Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1904

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 979 7-in. 4/15/1896 Pieta, signore Ferruccio Giannini Tenor vocal solo composer  
Victor C-989 12-in. 1/29/1904 Le lac Pol Plançon Bass vocal solo, with piano composer  


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"Niedermeyer, Louis." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 November 2020.

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