Becht, Carl Heinrich (Henry Charles) 1819-?? Germany Rhineland, Guntersblum / 23.oct.1847 USA NY, New York - ?, ?
pianist, studied with Johann Christian Heinrich Rinck in Germany, teacher piano in New York, 1850 teacher of the child prodigy pianist Sebastian Emile Cook, for whom he composed 'milk-and-water-trash' according to critic Henry Cood Watson (London Lambeth 7.aug.1816-4.dec.1875 / 29.aug.1840 New York)

Title Parts


[] Vierzehn kleine preludien. Organ. op1
composer C. Becht
pub B. Schott, Mainz Germany

[] 3 Polonaises. Piano. op1
composer Becht
pub B. Schott, Mainz Germany

[] 3 Polonaises. Piano. op2
composer Becht
pub B. Schott, Mainz Germany

[] Jewel waltz. Piano
composer Becht
pub E. Witzmann & Co., Memphis Tennessee

[] American quadrilles. Piano. op11
pub Kerksieg and Breusing, New York 1848

[] American quadrille. Piano
pub C. G. Christman, New York. 1848

[] The Buffalo hunt. Galop. Piano
pub Kerksieg and Breusing, New York 1849

[] Variations on the Star spangled banner. Piano
pub Hamilton S. Gordon, New York

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