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organist

Arthur Dunham, American organist.

Background

Dunham, Arthur was born on March 8, 1875 in Bloomington, Illinois, United States. Son of John B. and Minnie (Hoyt) Dunham.

Education

Educated Chicago and Paris, France. Studied organ with Clarence Eddy and Charles M. Widor.

Career

Organist and director of music, Sinai Congregation, Chicago, since 1895. Solo organist, St. Louis Exposition, 1904. Organist and director of music, First Methodist Episcopal Church.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: Symphonic Fantasy, for organ and orchestra, first performed by Theodore Thomas Orchestra, Chicago, November 12, 1909. Symphonic Idylle, Marpessa.

Connections

Married Florence A. Fairchild, June 1, 1904. Children: Arthur, Leonora.

father:
John B. Dunham

mother:
Minnie (Hoyt) Dunham

spouse:
Florence A. Fairchild

children:
Arthur Dunham

Leonora Dunham