Selim Palmgren

Selim Palmgren Sheet Music

  • Born
    16th February 1878
  • Died
    13th December 1951
  • Birthplace
    Pori, Finland

Selim Gustaf Adolf Palmgren dubbed "The Finnish Chopin", was a Finnish composer, pianist, and conductor. Palmgren was born in Pori, Finland, February 16, 1878. He studied at the Conservatory in Helsinki from 1895 to 1899, then continued his piano studies in Berlin with Ansorge, Berger and Busoni. He conducted choral and orchestral societies in his own country and made several very successful concert tours as a pianist in the principal cities of Finland and Scandinavia, appearing also as a visiting conductor. In 1921, he went to the United States, where he taught composition at the Eastman School of Music, later returning to Finland.

Title Form Instrument
2 Contrasts, Op.29 Piano piece Piano
2 Kleine Balletszenen, Op.34 Piano piece Piano
3 Humoresques, Op.26 Piano piece Piano
3 Morceaux, Op.74 Piano piece Piano
3 Piano Pieces, Op.2 Piano piece Piano
3 Piano Pieces, Op.4 Piano piece Piano
3 Piano Pieces, Op.32 Piano piece Piano
3 Piano Pieces, Op.54 Piano piece Piano
3 Piano Pieces, Op.73 Piano piece Piano
4 Sketches, Op.35 Piano piece Piano
6 Lyric Pieces, Op.28 Piano piece Piano
6 Piano Pieces, Op.76 Piano piece Piano
8 Piano Pieces, Op.75 Piano piece Piano
10 Piano Pieces, Op.79 Piano piece Piano
Cradle Song Piano piece Piano
En längtansvals och andra klaverstycken, Op.49a Piano piece Piano
Finnish Lyrics, Op.22 Piano piece Piano
Finnish Rhythms, Op.31 Piano piece Piano
Humoresk Piano piece Piano
Impromptus, Op.66 Piano piece Piano
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