Ewart, Florence

Florence_EwartFlorence Maud Ewart (1864–1949), United Kingdom and Australia

Violinist, composer, and music pedagogue. Made her debut as a concert violinist at age 14 at the Royal Albert Hall, London. Studied at the Royal College of Music and later in Leipzig and Berlin. A rheumatic condition ended her career as a violinist. She studied composition for Ottorini Respighi and in the years after 1929 she composed six operas, a large number of songs, and chamber pieces.

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