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organist , teacher

Edgar Andrew Nelson, American organist, teacher. Decorated Order of Vasa by King of Sweden, 1920. Club; Member Chicago Artists’ Association (ex-president) Society American Musicians.; Club: Swedish.

Background

Nelson, Edgar Andrew was born on March 14, 1882 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Andrew P. and Mary Charlotte (Lundberg) Nelson.

Education

Educational public schools Chicago, Bush Conservatory.

Career

1 son, Edgar Schuettler. Organist various chs., Chicago and suburbs, since 1895. Formerly conductor Apollo Museum Club.

Conductor Sunday Evening Club. Also president of the Chicago Conservatory of Music. Teacher of piano and vocal coach.

Membership

Club; Member Chicago Artists’ Association (ex-president) Society American Musicians. Club: Swedish.

Connections

Married Harriet Schuettler, November 4, 1908.

father:
Andrew P. Nelson

mother:
Mary Charlotte (Lundberg) Nelson

spouse:
Harriet Schuettler