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International Piano Archives at Maryland

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
IPAM Curator

Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
2511 Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
College Park, MD 20742-1630
(301) 405-9224
E-mail: godowsky@umd.edu


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.