Richard Wüerst (22 February 1824 – 9 October 1881) was a German composer, music professor and pedagogue.
Wüerst was born and died in Berlin. He was a pupil of Carl Friedrich Rungenhagen at the Prussian Academy of Arts and a pupil of Felix Mendelssohn's. He later taught in the conservatory of Theodor Kullak (what would soon become the Stern Conservatory) and edited the Neue Berliner Musikzeitung (from 1874–75). One of his notable students was Heinrich Hofmann. See: List of music students by teacher: T to Z#Richard Wüerst.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 22nd, 1824 (Berlin), Died October 9th, 1881 (Berlin)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-12332||10-in.||9/4/1912||Sous le balcon||Rosario Bourdon ; Howard Rattay||Violin and cello duet, with strings and bass||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wüerst, Richard," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111324.
Wüerst, Richard. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111324.
"Wüerst, Richard." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.
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