University of Leeds



Editor: August Wilhelmj

b. Usingen, Duchy of Nassau, Sept. 21, 1845 d. London, Jan. 22, 1908

Teachers: Konrad Fischer (Wiesbaden) before 1860, violin. Ferdinand David (1861-3), violin. Moritz Hauptmann, E.F. Richter (1861-3), theory and composition. Joachim Raff (1864), composition.

Mentors: Henriette Sontag, Franz Liszt.

Family: Charlotte Petry, mother, pianist - a pupil of Chopin. Adolf Wilhelmj, son, violinist, b. 1872, taught in Belfast. Martella Mansch-Jerret, second wife, pianist.

Associates: Jenny Lind, Charles Santley, Joachim, Berlioz, Wagner.

Professional Appointments: Leader of Bayreuth Festival Orchestra, 1876, Professor of violin, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, 1984-1908.

Pupils: Nahen Franko, Donald Hein, Aylmer Buesst, Jessie Grimson,Evangeline Anthony, Sarah Fennings.



Title Composer Work Publisher Publication No. Date
2me Concerto [op. 7] Paganini, Niccolò Violin Concerto no. 2 Schott 1895 View
Air on the G string Bach, Johann Sebastian Air from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Schott 0 View
Chaconne Bach, Johann Sebastian Chaconne (Wilhelmj) Schlesinger 7680 1897 View
Concert Beethoven, Ludwig van Violin Concerto C. F. Peters 189a 1883 View
Concert für die Violine Raff, Joachim Violin Concerto No. 1 Siegel 1892 View
Concerto Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich Violin Concerto Schott 1910 View
Einleitung, Thema und Variationen Wilhelmj, August Einleitung, Thema und Variationen Schott 1884 View
God Save the King Paganini, Niccolò God Save the King Schott 1905 View
I palpiti Paganini, Niccolò I palpiti Schott 1905 View
Italienische Suite Wilhelmj, August Italienische Suite Schlesinger 1883 View
La Campanella Paganini, Niccolò La Campanella Schott 1905 View
Le Streghe Paganini, Niccolò Le Streghe Schott 1905 View
Mélodie Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich Souvenir d'un lieu cher Schott & Co. 1905 View
Moses-Fantasie Paganini, Niccolò Mose-Fantasia Schott 1904 View
Non piu mesta Paganini, Niccolò Non piu mesta Schott 1905 View
Phantasie Schubert, Franz Fantasie Litolff 2020 1892 View
Romance Beethoven, Ludwig van Romance in G major Schott 1909 View
Romance Beethoven, Ludwig van Romance in F major Schott 1909 View
Romanze Svendsen, Johan Severin Romanze Schott 1891 View
Scherzo Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich Souvenir d'un lieu cher Schott & Co. 1905 View
Souvenir de Moscou Wieniawski, Henri Souvenir de Moscou. Airs russes Schott & Co. 1676 1904 View
Walther's Prize Song Wagner, Richard Walthers Preislied G. Schirmer 1910 View
Walthers Preislied Wagner, Richard Walthers Preislied Schott 1877 View
Zigeunerweisen Sarasate, Pablo Martín Melitón de Zigeunerweisen Alfred Lengnick/Bartholf Senff A.L.& Co.Ltd. 3223 1906 View