Edward MacDowell Death Cause and Date

Edward MacDowell's Death

Born (Birthday) Dec 18, 1860

Death Date January 23, 1908

Age of Death 47 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Composer

The composer Edward MacDowell died at the age of 47. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Romantic-era composer and pianist best remembered for “Woodland Sketches,” “Sea Pieces,” “New England Idylls,” and other piano suites. His most popular piece was “To a Wild Rose” from “Woodland Sketches.” He sometimes worked under the pseudonym Edgar Thorn.

His family relocated to Paris in 1877, enabling him to attend the Paris Conservatoire. He married Marian Griswold Nevins, one of his piano students, in 1884.