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musician

Edmund Severn, musician.

Background

Severn, Edmund was born on December 10, 1862 in Nottingham, England. Son of Edmund and Elizabeth (Thornton) Severn.

Education

Brought to the United States, 1866. Public school education, Hartford, Connecticut. Studied violin with father, Franz Milcke, Bernhard Listemann and Emanuel Wirth, composition with Philip Scharwenka and George W. Chadwick.

Career

Composer orchestral, chamber, choral, instrumental and vocal music. Home: 1063 Franklin St., Melrose Highlands, Mass.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer orchestral, chamber, choral, instrumental and vocal music.

Connections

Married Minna Sites, May 1900 (died Oct: 1925). Married second, Marion Burt Woodsum, February 7, 1927.

father:
Edmund Severn

mother:
Elizabeth (Thornton) Severn

spouses:
Minna Sites

Marion Burt Woodsum