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Palmgren, Selim, 1878-1951

LC control no.n 81081337
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Personal name headingPalmgren, Selim, 1878-1951
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Other standard no.Q1345209
Associated countryFinland
United States
Birth date1878-02-16
Death date1951-12-16
Place of birthPori (Finland)
Place of deathHelsinki (Finland)
Field of activityArt music
Composition (Music)
AffiliationEastman School of Music
Profession or occupationComposers Pianists Conductors (Music) Music teachers
Composition teachers (Music)
Found inAuthor's Solsken genom tårar, 1946.
Baker's biographical dictionary of twentieth-century classical musicians, c1997 (Palmgren, Selim; b. Feb. 16, 1878, Björneborg; d. Dec. 13, 1951, Helsinki; Finnish composer and teacher)
Grove music online, July 2, 2013 (Palmgren, Selim; b Björneborg (now Pori), 16 Feb 1878; d Helsinki, 16 Dec 1951; Finnish composer, pianist and conductor)
Wikipedia, October 19, 2017 (Selim Palmgren; Selim Gustaf Adolf Palmgren (16 February 1878-13 December 1951); Finnish composer, pianist, and conductor; born in Pori, Finland; in 1921, he went to the United States, where he taught composition at the Eastman School of Music, later returning to Finland, where he died in Helsinki)