Arthur Charles Becker Edit Profile
Graduated from St. Xavier’s College, Louisville, 1917. Bachelor of Music, Sherwood Music School, 1921, Museum M., 1922. Doctor of Music, Boguslawki College Music, 1936.
Honorary Doctor of Music, Chicago Musical College, 1942. Student organ with Widor and Dupre, Paris. Composition with Roussell.
1 son, Arthur John. Composer, Roman Catholic Masses for four voices, numerous organ compositions, motets both sacred and secular, sextet for brass instruments. Dean School of Music, De Paul University, Chicago, 1922-1976, organist, choirmaster University Church of St. Vincent De Paul, 1918-1976. Conductor all Catholic High School chorus of Chicago.
Member American Guild of Organists, Society American Musicians, National Association School Music. Club: Cliff Dwellers.
Married Barbara Sieben, May 16, 1936.