- Category : Entertain-Music-Instrumentalist
- Type : PE
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sphinx 2
Norwegian composer of German origin. Arnold studied with Aloys Schmitt (piano) and Johann Anton André (music theory). He arrived in Christiania (now Oslo) in 1847 as a political refugee. He was considered an excellent teacher, music theoretician, pianist and experienced composer. His students include the Norwegian composer Halfdan Kjerulf and Johan Svendsen. He wrote among other things, an opera ("Irene," Berlin, 1832), a symphony, a piano concerto and also the music for the 1860 coronation of Charles XV. He died on November 11, 1873 in Christiania.