John Knowles Paine

Paine John Knowles

John Knowles Paine was the first American-born composer to achieve fame for large-scale orchestral music. The senior member of a group of composers collectively known as the Boston Six, Paine was one of those responsible for the first significant body of concert music by composers from the United States.

Name John Knowles Paine
Country United States
Birth date
Birth place Portland
Death date
Death place Cambridge
Music time period Romantic
Instruments organ

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