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Harrison Major Wild Edit Profile

organist , conductor

Harrison Major Wild, American organist, conductor.

Background

Wild, Harrison Major was born on March 6, 1861 in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States. Son of Thomas Samuel and Georgina Hannah Wild.

Education

Mus. education under Arthur J. Creswold, and, 1878-1879, at Leipzig. Studied in Chicago, 1879-1883.

Career

Five years organist Ascension Church, Memorial Church, 1 year, at Unity Church, 13 years, at Grace Protestant Episcopal Church, Chicago, 25 years Conductor of Apollo Club, Chicago. Home: Chicago, Ill.

Connections

Married Gertrude Younglove Cornell, October 29, 1884.

father:
Thomas Samuel

mother:
Georgina Hannah Wild

spouse:
Gertrude Younglove Cornell