Alois Reiser

Alois Reiser (April 6, 1887 – April 4, 1977)[1] was an American composer of Czechoslovakian origin. Born in Prague, he came to the United States in 1905. He composed a number of works for orchestra, including two tone poems and two cello concertos; he also wrote chamber music, including string quartets, and the opera Gobi. He also composed music for films.

He died in Los Angeles.

Selected filmography


  1. "Finding Aid for the Alois Reiser Collection". Online Archive of California. Retrieved March 15, 2011.
  • Howard, John Tasker (1939). Our American Music: Three Hundred Years of It. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company.

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