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musician

Harold Everard Knapp, musician. Member Society American Musicians, Chicago Federal Musicians Violinists’ Guild.

Background

Knapp, Harold Everard was born on August 23, 1867 in Neponset, Illinois, United States. Son of Henry F. and Eliza M. (Wright) Knapp.

Education

Educated Whitewater (Wisconsin) Normal School, Oberlin College Music Department, Conservatory (Leipzig). Honorary Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1916.

Career

Professor violin and ensemble playing, Northwestern University School of Music, 1892-1924. Head violin department same since 1892. Director Evanston Symphony Orchestra.

Membership

Member Society American Musicians, Chicago Federal Musicians Violinists’ Guild. Clubs: University (Evanston), Chicago Musicians’.

Connections

Married Hila May Verbeck, of Aurora, Illinois, September 14, 1898.

father:
Henry F. Knapp

mother:
Eliza M. (Wright) Knapp

spouse:
Hila May Verbeck