Amy Marcy Beach

Amy Marcy Beach

  • Born: 5th September 1867
  • Died: 27th December 1944
  • Birthplace: Henniker, New Hampshire, USA

Amy Marcy Cheney Beach was an American composer and pianist. She was the first successful American female composer of large-scale art music. Most of her compositions and performances were under the name Mrs. H.H.A. Beach.