NHPBS Presents

Composer: Amy Beach

Special | 57m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

Amy Cheney Beach was born September 5, 1867 in Henniker, New Hampshire and became one of the most respected and accomplished American composers of her time. She debuted as a pianist at 17 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, became a national symbol of women's creative power and was the dean of American women composers.

Aired: 08/31/22

Expires: 09/30/25

Rating: NR

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