Wier, Albert Ernst (pseud: Ernest Alberti) 22.jul.1879-8.sep.1945 USA Massachusetts, Chelsea - NY, New York Brooklyn
musicologist, writer on music, studied music at New England Conservatory and Harvard University, from 1900 was music editor for various publishing firms in New York, brought out a large number of collections and arrangements like Whole World Music Series, The Pianist's Music Shelf, The Violinist's Music Shelf, Young Folks' Music Library, Radio Music Library, editor of The Macmillan Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians 1938 (withdrawn from circulation owing to an excessive number of demonstrable errors) and other reference works

Title Parts

[] Song of triumph. Sacred song. op23
music Albert E. Wier, words Ernest Alberti
pub Jos. W. Stern & Co., New York 22jan1900
copyright renewal words and music Albert E. Wier, Brooklyn 26mar1927

[] Enchantment. Waltz. Piano
under pseudonym Ernest Alberti
arr. for band Robert Recker
pub Hinds, Noble & Eldredge, New York 1907

[] Heartsease. Gavotte. Piano
under pseudonym Ernest Alberti
pub Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1913

[] Tell me you love me
words Ernest Alberti, music Albert E. Wier
pub Hinds, Noble & Eldridge, New York 28mar1907

writing : The Piano, its history, makers, players and music. 1941
writing : Music (New York 1940)
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