Adolph Weiss (musical artist)
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Who is Adolph Weiss?
Adolph Weiss was an American composer. A modernist, he was a pupil of Arnold Schoenberg in Vienna; his father was a pupil of Ferruccio Busoni. He also served as a professional bassoonist in a number of orchestras, including the New York Philharmonic, the New York Symphony Society, the Rochester Symphony, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the San Francisco Symphony, and the Chicago Symphony. His music was once described as being "fuller of crabs than Chesapeake Bay".
- also known as Weiss, Adolph
- born on (123 years ago) in Baltimore
- nationality: United States of America
- education: Academy of the Arts, Berlin between and (2 years)
- died on (44 years ago) in Van Nuys
- award: - Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada (Music Composition)
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