Emerson Whithorne Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    6th September 1884
  • Died
    25th March 1958
  • Birthplace
    Ohio, USA

Emerson Whithorne was a notable American composer and researcher into the history of music. He had a reputation as an authority on the music of China. Whithorne lived for a period in London, staying until 1915. The Times reported that Whithorne was prosecuted for playing the pianoforte at unsocial hours. In November 1913 he won the case brought by the landlord of his South Kensington flat. Whithorne was married to Ethel Leginska.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
2 Chinese Nocturnes, Op.34 Nocturne Voice(s) and Piano
Hototogisu, Op.14 No.1 Piano piece Piano
The Aeroplane, Op.38 No.2 Piano piece Piano
The Rain, Op.12 No.1 Piano piece Piano
2 Chinese Poems, Op.18 Song Voice(s) and Piano
Invocation Song Voice(s) and Piano
Put by the Lute, Op.15 No.1 Song Voice(s) and Piano