Emil Sommermeyer

typical cover (1883)

Contents

History

Emil Sommermeyer of Baden-Baden, the famous Black Forest spa resort, operated during the resort's boom years from 1882 until after 1918. It was a small-volume business, publishing perhaps a dozen items per year.
Composers represented in Sommermeyer's catalog included: Cornelius Rübner, Carl Reinecke, Jacob Rosenhain, Algernon Ashton, and Maurice Moïse Wertheimer. Most of the works published by the firm were salon pieces and songs.

Editions

Imprints, Addresses, Agencies

Imprints

  • Emil Sommermeyer

Addresses

  • Baden-Baden

Plate Numbers

Sommermeyer's plate numbers appear in the following formats: E.S. ###.

Plate Composer Work Year
4 Rosenhain Symphony No.2, Op.43 (full score) 1883

Authority Control

Sources Consulted

  • COPAC