The Music of American Composer Amy Beach
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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. As a pianist, she was acclaimed for concerts she gave in the United States and in Germany.
Amy Beach composed a symphony and concerto, also songs, chamber, choral and solo piano music. She composed some three hundred works, almost all published and performed. Long a hero to women composers, she died 1944 in New York City at the age of 77.
This product is a PDF file with scans of the original sheet music for 6 choral works by Amy Beach.