Baermann, Karl jr.


Son of preceding, contemporary pianist and teacher, has resided in the United States since 1881. He was born at Munich, into the fair inheritance of his father and grandfather, early evinced marked musical ability and became a pupil of Liszt. He studied composition under Lach- ner, taught for a while in the musicschool at Munich, and in 1881 came to Boston. Karl Baermann has been very successful in this country, where he is highly esteemed both as a player and teacher. He is also a composer, having written various pieces for the piano.