American music stars died in Yellow fever

Here are 1 famous musicians from United States of America died in Yellow fever:

Louis Moreau Gottschalk

Louis Moreau Gottschalk (May 8, 1829 New Orleans-December 18, 1869 Rio de Janeiro) a.k.a. Gottschalk, Louis Moreau, L. Gottschalk (1829-1869), Gottchalk or Louis Gottschalk was an American pianist and composer.

His albums include Piano Music of Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Piano Works, Piano Music, Volume 6 (feat. piano: Philip Martin), A Gottschalk Festival, Piano Music, A Night in the Tropics / Celebre Tarantelle / Berceuse, Complete Works for Orchestra, Great American Piano I, Violinkonzert Nr. 1 / Klavierkonzerte and 'The Lady Fainted'. Genres: Classical music.

Louis Moreau Gottschalk was considered one of the most talented composers of his time who specialized in creating works inspired by Latin American dance rhythms. Born into a Jewish family in New Orleans, Louisiana, he displayed exceptional talent as a musician from a young age. He began his formal music education at the age of six and later traveled to Europe to study under celebrated pianists and composers. His unique style of blending European classical music with rhythms from Latin America and the Caribbean earned him recognition as one of the first classical composers to incorporate elements of a distinctly American style into his work. Despite his premature death at the age of 40, Louis Moreau Gottschalk continues to be celebrated for his extraordinary contributions to the development of American classical music.

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