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organist

Charles Henry Galloway, American organist.

Background

Galloway, Charles Henry was born on December 21, 1871 in St. Louis. Son of William and Phoebe (Lidbury) Galloway.

Education

Educated Smith Academy, St. Louis.

Career

Was church organist when only 7 years of age. When young man was known as the boy organist.” years of age. When young man was known as the boy organist.” For 4 years studied organ and theory with Alex.

Guilmant, Paris; while there was organist American Church of the Holy Trinity. On return appointed organist and director music, St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, St. Louis. Organist and director music, Scottish Rite Cathedral, St. Louis, and mus. director St. Louis Apollo Club.

Official organist, Louisiana Purchase Exposition.

Connections

Married Garfielda Miller, of St.

father:
William Galloway

mother:
Phoebe (Lidbury) Galloway

spouse:
Garfielda Miller