August Winding

August Winding Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    24th March 1835
  • Died
    16th June 1899
  • Birthplace

August Winding was a Danish pianist, teacher and composer. August Henrik Winding was born in Tårs on the island of Lolland. His father was a clergyman who collected and arranged Danish folk songs and was his son's first music teacher. August had composition lessons with Carl Reinecke at the Leipzig Conservatory in 1847, and from 1848 to 1851 he studied the piano there with Anton Rée (1820-1886), who had been an acquaintance of Frédéric Chopin; as well as theory and composition with Niels Gade. In 1856 he had further study in Leipzig, and had lessons with Alexander Dreyschock in Prague.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
3 Canzonette Canzona Solo Instrument and Piano
Concert-Allegro, Op.29 Concerto Piano and orchestra
Piano Concerto, Op.16 Concerto Piano and orchestra
3 Fantasy Pieces, Op.19 Fantasy Solo Instrument and Piano
Ouverture til en Sørgespil, Op.7 Overture Orchestra
6 Stücke aus Opp.44 und 45 Piece Solo Instrument and Piano
Aftenstemning, Op.47b Piece Solo Instrument and Piano
Albumblätter, Op.46 Piece Solo Instrument and Piano
Piano Quartet, Op.17 Quartet Chamber group
String Quintet, Op.23 Quintet Chamber group
Cello Sonata, Op.10 Sonata Solo Instrument and Piano
Violin Sonata, Op.5 Sonata Solo Instrument and Piano
Miniature Suite Suite Solo Instrument and Piano