Gustav Hinrichs

Gustav Ludwig Wilhelm Hinrichs (later Anglicized to Hinricks) (10 December 1850 - 26 March 1942) was a German-born American conductor and composer. He immigrated to the United States at the age of twenty, conducting opera in San Francisco, New York and Philadelphia where he founded his own opera company. His compositions include an opera and an accompanying score to the 1925 silent film The Phantom of the Opera.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 10th, 1850, Died March 26th, 1942

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CVE-53486 12-in. 7/3/1929 Marche joyeuse Rosario Bourdon ; Victor Symphony Orchestra Orchestra arranger  


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