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musician

Georges Barrère, musician. Decorated Legion of Honor (French). Club: Century Association.

Background

Barrère, Georges was born on October 31, 1876 in Bordeaux, France. Son of Gabriel Francois and Marie Pērine (Courtet) Barrère.

Education

Student Conservatoire Nation of Music, Paris, France (1st prize 1895).

Career

Came to the United States, 1905, naturalized citizen, 1931. Began as flutist, 1893. Flutist Colonne Orchestra, Paris, 1900-1905, Opera National, Paris, 1900-1905.

Teacher Schola Cantorum, Paris, 1899-1905. Flutist New York Symphony Orchestra, 1905-1928. Teacher Institute of Musical Art, New York City, since 1905, Juilliard School of Music since 1930.

Membership

Club: Century Association.

Connections

Married Cecile Elise Allombert, July 6, 1917. Children: Claude and Gabriel Paul (by 1st marriage), Jean Clement (by 2d marriage).

father:
Gabriel Francois Barrère

mother:
Marie Pērine (Courtet) Barrère

spouse:
Cecile Elise Allombert

children:
Claude and Gabriel Paul Barrère (by 1st marriage)

Jean Clement Barrère (by 2d marriage)