George Alexander Russell Edit Profile
Mus.Bach., Syracuse University, 1901, Mus.Dr., 1921. Studied in Berlin with Leopold Godowsky and Edgar S. Kelley, in Paris with Charles Marie Widor and Harold Bauer. Pd.D., Cincinnati U., 1929.
Associate professor piano and organ, Syracuse University, 1902-1906. Concert pianist, Paris, 1908. General music director Wanamaker Stores, New York and Philadelphia, 1910-1952.
Director music, Princeton University, 1917-1935. Brought to America Marcel Dupre, organist at Notre Dame, Paris, Courboin, Hollins, Germani, Bossi, Cunningham.
Member Singing Teachers Association, American Guild of Organists, American Society Composers. Clubs: Bohemian, University, Dutch Treat.
Married Eloise Holden, October 16, 1915.