Arthur H. Bird

Arthur H. Bird Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    23rd July 1856
  • Died
    22nd December 1923
  • Birthplace
    Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Arthur Bird was an American composer, for many years resident in Germany. Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, he studied in Europe and spent a year at Weimar with Franz Liszt. He composed a symphony, Karnevalszene; three orchestral suites; some works for wind instruments alone; some music for the ballet; acomic opera; and some chamber music. Bird died in Berlin in 1923.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
2 morceaux, Op.17 Duet Solo Instrument and Piano
3 characteristische Märsche, Op.11 March Piano
2 Poesien, Op.25 Piano piece Piano 4 hands
Albumblatt and Scherzando, Op.35 Piano piece Piano
Amerikanische Weisen, Op.23 Piano piece Piano
Ballet-Musik, Op.13 Piano piece Piano 4 hands
10 Pieces for Harmonium, Op.37 Piece Organ
American Melodies Piece Organ
Oriental Sketches, Op.42 Piece Organ
Introduction et Fugue, Op.16 Prelude (or other movement) and Fugue Piano 4 hands
Dritte kleine Suite, Op.32 Suite Orchestra
Zweite kleine Suite, Op.6 Suite Orchestra
Carnival Scene, Op.5 Symphonic Poem Orchestra
Symphony, Op.8 Symphony Orchestra