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Marion Bauer (8/15/1882 - 8/09/1955)

Marion Bauer was something of a Renaissance woman. Her important contributions to American musical life were as a composer, teacher, writer and critic; she was also a great supporter of her contemporaries, and wrote and lectured about their music. She must have been indefatigable.

Bauer was born on the West Coast of America, in Walla Walla, Washington, and studied in New York, Paris and Berlin. She was the first in a long and distinguished line of American composers to learn with Nadia Boulanger; the arrangement was a trade of harmony lessons for English ones. In 1911 she received a seven-year contract from the New York publisher Arthur Schmidt. At that time she wrote songs, piano pieces and chamber music, including Up the Ocklawaha (1913) for the well-known violinist, Maude Powell. Her piano suite From the New Hampshire Woods (1923) was inspired by the beautiful surroundings at the MacDowell Colony, where she spent much time composing and writing.




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