William Berwald

  • Born
    1864
  • Died
    1948
  • Birthplace
    Schwerin, Germany
William Berwald was an American composer and conductor of German origin. He published some 400 compositions and won numerous prizes, including the Manuscript Music Society in 1901, the Clemson Gold Medal in 1913, the Prosser Etude prize in 1915, and the Estey Organ Prize in 1928. Among his works are pedagogical pieces for piano.