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Beach, Amy, 1867-1944


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  • Variants

    • Beach, Amy Marcy Cheney, 1867-1944
    • Beach, H. H. A., Mrs., 1867-1944
    • Cheney, Amy Marcy, 1867-1944
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1867-09-05
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1944-12-27
    • Descriptor

        Americans
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Henniker (N.H.)http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81056511
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Chelsea (Mass.)http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n91027254
    • Death Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79007751
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United Stateshttp://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n78095330
    • Gender

        Females
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

    • Occupation

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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Beach, Amy Marcy Cheney, 1867-1944
  • Sources

    • found: Thompson, B. Music and musicians, 1904.
    • found: Brown, J.W. Amy Beach and her chamber music, 1994:p. 13, etc. (b. Amy Marcy Cheney, Sept. 5, 1867, Henniker, N.H.; m. Dr. Henry Harris Aubrey Beach in 1885; d. Dec. 27, 1944, New York, N.Y.; insisted that her publisher use "Mrs. H.H.A. Beach" on all compositions)
    • found: Wikipedia, April 13, 2017:Amy Beach (Amy Marcy Cheney Beach (September 5, 1867-December 27, 1944) was an American composer and pianist. She was the first successful American female composer of large-scale art music; born in Henniker, New Hampshire; in 1875, the Cheney family moved to Chelsea, a suburb just across the Mystic River from Boston; following her marriage in 1885 to Dr. Henry Harris Aubrey Beach, her name, as on concert programs and published compositions, became "Mrs. H. H. A. Beach.")
    • found: OCLC, April 21, 2017(usage: Amy Beach (most publications from 1970-2017); usage: Mrs. H. H. A. Beach (most publications from 1883-1944))
    • found: Grove music online, April 21, 2017(Beach (née Cheney), Amy Marcy (Mrs. H.H.A. Beach); born Henniker, NH, September 5, 1867; died New York, NY, December 27, 1944; American composer and pianist)
    • found: MGG Online, April 21, 2017(Beach, Amy Marcy (geb. Cheney))
  • LC Classification

    • ML410.B36
  • Editorial Notes

    • [URIs added to this record for the PCC URI MARC Pilot. Please do not remove or edit the URIs.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1981-03-17: new
    • 2020-03-02: revised
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