Gottschalk, Louis F(erdinand)
- Warren M. Sherk
(b St. Louis, MO, Oct 7, 1869; d Los Angeles, CA, July 15, 1934). American Composer and conductor. Shortly after Gottschalk’s birth, his father was elected governor of Missouri. After graduating from high school in St. Louis in 1885, he studied composition with Heinrich Urban and conducting with Gustav Kogel in Berlin. In ...