Hugo Leichtentritt

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Hugo Leichtentritt (1 January 1874, Pleschen, Polish: Pleszew, nearby Posen, Province of Posen – 13 November 1951, Cambridge, Massachusetts) was a German-Jewish musicologist and composer who spent much of his life in the USA. Composer Erich Walter Sternberg was one of his pupils.

Literary works[edit]

  • R. Keiser in seinen Opern, 1901
  • contributor of "Allgemeine Musik-Zeitung"
  • contributor of "Musik"
  • Geschichte der Motetten, 1908
  • Musikalische Formenlehre, 1911
  • Music, History and Ideas, 1938
  • Music of Western Nations, 1956

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