Charles Wenham Smith Edit Profile
Studied under Sir George Elvey, E. Hopkins, Meyer Lutz and Charles Steggall.
Organist parish church, Banstead, Surrey, England, 1866-1868, Holy Trinity Church, Barnes, Surrey, 1868-1870, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Newark, New Jersey, 1880-1885, First Baptist Church, Brooklyn, 1885-1886, St. James R.C. Church, New York City, 1886-1888, 1890-1892, Plymouth Church, Brooklyn, 1888-1890. Organist and choir master First Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth, New Jersey, since 1892. Organist, Temple B’nai Jeshuran, Newark, New Jersey Conductor Newark Opera Company, 1892-1895.
Composer: Mass in G, 1877. Mass in F, 1879; also anthems, part songs, songs, piano and organ works. Home: Newark, New Jersey.
Married Eliza Street, of Sussex, England, August 8, 1876.