Edward Franklin Kreiser, American organist, conductor.
Kreiser, Edward Franklin was born on September 21, 1869 in New York, United States. Son of Emile and Amelia (Mills) Kreiser.
Mus. education under Frederick Archer, Chicago, Alexander Guilmant, and Maurice Moszkowski, Paris.
Organist and choirmaster, Grand Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church, 1890-1909, Jewish Temple, since 1908, First Congressional Church, 1909-1910, Independence Boul. Christian Church, March since 1910, Kansas City, Missoury. Conductor Apollo Club.
Played more than 200 recitals in Kansas City in one series. Played recitals at St. Louis and Jamestown expns.
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