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composer , educator

George French Reynolds, American composer, educator. Recipient Doctor George A. Hodson merit award North Country Community College, 1979, Paul Harris Fellow award Rotary, 1985. Member Music Educators National Conference (life), American Choral Directors Association (life), American Society of Composers, National Education Association, American Guild Organists, Piano Technicians Guild, New York State School Music Association (life).

Background

Reynolds, George French was born on June 7, 1927 in New York City. Son of George Edmund and Eleonor (Rehbein) Reynolds.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Music Education, New York University, 1956, Master of Arts in Music Education, 1959.

Career

With Rybak Organ Company, Bronx, New York, 1946-1953. Teacher Baldwin (New York ) public schools, 1956-1968. Member faculty, conductor chorale and band North Country Community College, Saranac Lake, New York, 1968-1986, professor department music, 1971-1986.

Organist, music director Adirondack Community Church, Lake Placid, New York, 1973-1986, St. Bernard's Church, Saranac Lake, 1973-1986. Adjudicator New York State School Music Association President Essex-Franklin Lyceum, Inc., 1973-1986. Coordinator Adirondack Choral Vocal Workshop, 1974-1986.

Past president St. Bernard's Parent-Educators Association.

Membership

Member Music Educators National Conference (life), American Choral Directors Association (life), American Society of Composers, National Education Association, American Guild Organists, Piano Technicians Guild, New York State School Music Association (life). Clubs: Rotary (president 1978-1979) (Saranac Lake).

Connections

Married Lenore Carole Helwig, November 5, 1950. Children– Lynne Carol, Kim Allison.

father:
George Edmund Reynolds

mother:
Eleonor (Rehbein) Reynolds

spouse:
Lenore Carole Helwig

children:
Lynne Carol Reynolds

Kim Allison Reynolds