This collection contains several items
related to composer William Berwald, including photocopies of several of his compositions,
performance programs, articles, and a copy of a manuscript remembrance of Berwald written by
Born in Germany in 1864, William Berwald became the head of the Department of Music Theory
at Syracuse University in New York, where he taught for 52 years. He published over 400
compositions, ranging from orchestral works to pedagogical pieces for piano, and was the
winner of numerous prizes including the Clemson Gold Medal in 1913, the Prosser Etude prize
in 1915, and the Estey Organ Prize in 1928. He also served as the conductor of the Syracuse
Symphony Orchestra from 1922 to 1925.
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