Louis Victor Saar

Louis Victor Saar Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    10th December 1868
  • Died
    23rd November 1937
  • Birthplace
    Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Louis Victor (Franz) Saar was a Dutch-born American pianist, teacher, and composer. He attended high school and university in Strassburg, graduating with a degree in history and literature in 1885. From 1886 to 1889 he studied piano and composition at the Royal Academy of Music in Munich, where his principal teachers were Josef Rheinberger and Bussmeyer. He continued his studies in Vienna, Leipzig, and Berlin, including one winter with Johannes Brahms.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
My Brigantine Piece Choir
Piano Quartet, Op. 39 Quartet Chamber group
A Song of Consolation, Op. 71 Song Choir and Orchestra
Mon petit cœur soupire Song Voice(s) and Instruments
2 Norwegian Lovesongs, Op. 65 Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano