Louis Moreau Gottschalk

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Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829-1869) was a virtuoso pianist and the first American composer to establish a reputation overseas.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Bamboula, danse des nègres for piano, Op. 2, D. 13 (RO 20) 1844 Keyboard
Le Banjo, esquisse américaine for piano, Op. 15, D. 15 (RO 22) 1854 Keyboard
Souvenir de Porto Rico, marche des gibaros for piano, Op. 31, D. 147 (RO 250) 1857 Keyboard
Pasquinade, caprice for piano, Op. 59, D. 113 (RO 189) 1869 Keyboard
Le bananier, chanson nègre for piano, Op. 5, D. 14 (RO 21) 1846 Keyboard
The Dying Poet, meditation for piano, D. 45 (RO 75) 1863 Keyboard
Symphony No. 1: "La nuit des tropiques" (Night in the Tropics), for orchestra, D. 104 (RO 255) 1858 Symphony
Morte!! (She is Dead), lamentation for piano, Op. 60, D. 100 (RO 174) 1868 Keyboard
Tournament Galop, for piano, D. 153 (RO 264) 1854 Keyboard
Souvenirs D'Andalousie, caprice de concert for piano, Op. 22, D. 148 (RO 242) 1851 Keyboard
Berceuse, cradle song for piano, Op. 47, D. 20 (RO 27) 1861 Keyboard
L'Union, paraphrase de concert for piano, Op. 48, D. 156 (RO 269) 1862 Keyboard
Manchega, étude de concert for piano, Op. 38, D. 86 (RO 143) 1852 Keyboard
O ma charmante, épargnez-moi!, caprice for piano, Op. 44, D. 107 (RO 182) 1861 Keyboard
Grand Scherzo, for piano, Op. 57, D. 65 (RO 114) 1869 Keyboard
Le Mancenillier, sérénade for piano, Op. 11, D. 45 (RO 142) 1849 Keyboard
Souvenir de la Havane, caprice de concert for piano, Op. 39, D. 145 (RO 246) 1859 Keyboard
Minuit à Seville, caprice for piano, Op. 30, D. 96 (RO 170) 1852 Keyboard
La Gallina, danse cubaine for piano, 4 hands, Op. 53, D. 60 (RO 100) 1859 Keyboard
Ojos Criollos - danse cubaine, caprice brillante for piano, 4 hands, Op. 37, D. 105 (RO 184) 1859 Keyboard
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