George Frederick Bristow

Composer

1825 – 1898

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Who was George Frederick Bristow?

George Frederick Bristow was an American composer. He advocated American classical music, rather than favoring European pieces. He was famously involved in a related controversy involving William Henry Fry and the New York Philharmonic Society.

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Born
Dec 19, 1825
Brooklyn
Also known as
  • Bristow, George Frederick
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Brooklyn
Died
Dec 13, 1898
New York City

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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