[Nashville, Tennessee] Weber, Christian Heinrich. (1812 - ?) [Weber, Henry.]
"The Storm: An Imitation of Nature Composed for the Piano"
Nashville, Tennessee: C.D. Benson. 1858. First.
Disbound upright folio. 9 pp. Lithograph. Composed by Henry Weber for solo piano. Stamp to lower edge ("Charles Bunce/ Brooklyn"), pagination in ink to upper corners, foxing, several edge tears including some with paper repairs, adhesive strips in margins of final two pages, else fine. 9.75 x 13 inches (24.8 x 33 cm.).
A rare 19th century Tennessee imprint, another copy is held by the Tennessee State Library. More commonly found subsequent editions were published by Benson & Belon & Weber of St. Louis and Oliver Ditson in Boston. Born in Marburg, German, the composer lived in Nashville, TN by 1855 where he co-lead the Nashville Academy of Music.