George Whitefield Chadwick

1854 - 1931

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George Whitefield Chadwick (November 13, 1854 – April 4, 1931) was an American composer. Along with John Knowles Paine, Horatio Parker, Amy Beach, Arthur Foote, and Edward MacDowell, he was a representative composer of what is called the Second New England School of American composers of the late 19th century—the generation before Charles Ives. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Whitefield Chadwick has received more than 80,122 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. George Whitefield Chadwick is the 1,141st most popular composer, the 8,693rd most popular biography from United States and the 99th most popular American Composer.

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Among composers, George Whitefield Chadwick ranks 1,141 out of 1,228Before him are Sanja Ilić, Mark Mancina, Brian Tyler, Roy Harris, Raymond Scott, and Lou Harrison. After him are Samuel Arnold, Sigmund Romberg, Jerry Herman, Lennox Berkeley, Eubie Blake, and Harald Kloser.

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Among people born in 1854, George Whitefield Chadwick ranks 92Before him are Adela Zamudio, Aristarkh Belopolsky, Hermann Oldenberg, Princess Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, Hans Carl Friedrich von Mangoldt, and Giuseppe Veronese. After him are Johan Ludvig Heiberg and Edward Carson. Among people deceased in 1931, George Whitefield Chadwick ranks 113Before him are David Starr Jordan, David Belasco, Ladislaus Bortkiewicz, Emilio Aceval, James Neill, and John Monash. After him are Daniel Chester French, Alma Rubens, Tom Roberts, and Vachel Lindsay.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Whitefield Chadwick ranks 8,693 out of 15,968Before him are David Thompson (1953), Hailee Steinfeld (1996), Karen Morley (1909), Aaron Swartz (1986), Susan Rice (1964), and Keith Gordon (1961). After him are Brittany Andrews (1973), Robert Bacher (1905), Allen J. Bard (1933), Tom Brokaw (1940), Sharon Mitchell (1956), and Leonidas Polk (1806).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, George Whitefield Chadwick ranks 99Before him are Joseph Lamb (1887), Mark Mancina (1957), Brian Tyler (1972), Roy Harris (1898), Raymond Scott (1908), and Lou Harrison (1917). After him are Jerry Herman (1931), Eubie Blake (2), Horatio Parker (1863), Carl Ruggles (1876), David Del Tredici (1937), and William Bolcom (1938).