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Edouard Risler

Edouard Risler was born in Baden-Baden, Germany on February 23, 1873.  A student of Diémer's at the Paris Conservatoire, Risler won many prizes while attending the school. Following graduation, Risler embarked on a career as a performer and teacher. He toured extensively throughout Europe and South America, specializing in Beethoven, Bach and Chopin. Risler was also an advocate of contemporary French music. He died in Paris on July 22, 1929.

Hours:

Walk-ins welcome,
10 am to 3 pm
Monday through Thursday

By appointment,
9 am to 5 pm
Monday through Friday

 

Contact:

Donald Manildi, Curator
International Piano Archives at Maryland
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
8115 Alumni Dr.
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742 USA
tel 301.405.9224
E-mail: godowsky@umd.edu