William Henry Fry

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William Henry Fry was to nineteenth-century New York what Virgil Thomson became a century later -- a composer, newspaper critic, and author who proselytized tirelessly on behalf of American music. He…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Breaking Heart, for orchestra (Adagio) 10:49 Orchestral
Santa Claus, Christmas Symphony 1853 26:20 Symphony
Overture to Macbeth 1864 10:39 Orchestral
Niagara Symphony 1854 13:45 Symphony
Adieu for piano 02:39 Keyboard
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