Hjalmar Meissner (1885-1940)
2015 (Swedish)In: Levande musikarv [Elektronisk resurs] / [ed] Tomas Löndahl, B. Tommy Andersson, Ann-Charlotte Hell, Anders Wiklund, Gunnar Ternhag, Stockholm: Kungl. Musikaliska akademien , 2015Chapter in book (Other academic)
Carl Hjalmar Meissner was born 1 March 1865 in Helsinki, Finland and died 28 May 1940 in Stockholm. He was a Finnish-Swedish pianist, conductor, arranger, composer and author. As a conductor, he worked mainly as a bandleader for military music and theatre ensembles, but also as an opera and symphony orchestra conductor. His profession as a composer arose mostly from his work as pianist and conductor. He was married to operetta singer Emma Meissner in 1899.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: Kungl. Musikaliska akademien , 2015.
Late romantic period, Sweden, Finland, theater music, military bands
Research subject Musicology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-124569OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-124569DiVA: diva2:889885