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us: Sonneck, O. G. (Oscar George), 1873-1928


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  • Fuller Name

    • Oscar George Theodore
  • Variants

    • us: Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore, 1873-1928
    • us: Sonneck, Oscar, 1873-1928
    • us: Sonneck, Oscar G. T. (Oscar George Theodore), 1873-1928
  • Variants

    • us: Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore, 1873-1928
    • us: Sonneck, Oscar, 1873-1928
    • us: Sonneck, Oscar G. T. (Oscar George Theodore), 1873-1928
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18731006
    • Death Date

        19281030
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Jersey City (N.J.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Heidelberg (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Munich (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Sondershausen (Germany)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Library of Congress. Music Division
        • Affiliation Start: 1902
        • Affiliation End: 1917
    • Organization

        (naf) Library of Congress. Music Division
    • Affiliation Start

        1902
    • Affiliation End

        1917
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) G. Schirmer, Inc.
        • Affiliation Start: 1917
        • Affiliation End: 1928
    • Organization

        (naf) G. Schirmer, Inc.
    • Affiliation Start

        1917
    • Affiliation End

        1928
    • Gender

        male
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  • Earlier Established Forms

      Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore, 1873-1928Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore,1873-1928
  • Sources

    • found: His Was Richard Wagner a Jew? 1912: t.p. (O.G. Sonneck)
    • found: His A bibliography of early secular American music, 1945: t.p. (Oscar George Theodore Sonneck)
    • found: His Oscar Sonneck and American music, 1983: CIP t.p. (Oscar Sonneck)
    • found: New Grove, 2nd ed. (Sonneck, Oscar G(eorge) T(heodore); b. Oct. 6, 1873, Lafayette (now part of Jersey City), NJ, d. Oct. 30, 1928, New York; American musicologist, librarian, editor and composer)
    • found: OCLC, August 4, 2014 (access points: Sonneck, Oscar George Thedore, 1873-1928; Sonneck, O. G., 1873-1928; Sonneck, Oscar G. T.; other variations with and without dates; usage: O.G. Sonneck [predominant]; Oscar George Theodore Sonneck; Oscar G.T. Sonneck)
    • found: Grove Music Online, August 4, 2014 (Sonneck, Oscar G(eorge) T(heodore); b. Oct. 6, 1873, Lafayette (now part of Jersey City), NJ, d. Oct. 30, 1928, New York; American musicologist, librarian, editor and composer; sent to Germany as a boy to study; studies in piano, philosophy, and musicology in Heidelberg, Frankfurt, Munich, and Sondershausen; returned to the U.S. in 1899; in 1902, appointed to be head of the Music Division at the Library of Congress; left in 1917 and became director of the publication department at G. Schirmer, and then vice-president of the firm in 1921)
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    • 1981-02-02: new
    • 2014-08-05: revised
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