Heinrich Gebhard

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Birthday
25, 1878
Birthplace
Germany
DEATH DATE
May 5, 1963 (84)
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Birthday
25, 1878
Birthplace
Germany
DEATH DATE
May 5, 1963 (84)

About

German immigrant who became one of America's most important 20th-century pianists and music educators.

Before Fame

He studied in Vienna, Austria, for four years with famed Polish musician Theodor Leschetizky.

Trivia

His book The Art of Pedaling was published in 1963 after his death.

Family Life

He and his parents moved to Boston, Massachusetts, when he was 10.

Associated With

He educated many famous pianists, including Leonard Bernstein.

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