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Harry Austin Tierney Edit Profile

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Harry Austin Tierney, American composer. Member American Society Composers.; Club: New York Athletic.

Background

Tierney, Harry Austin was born on May 21, 1890 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States. Son of Patrick and Catherine (Morrissey) Tierney.

Education

Studied music under mother, piano and composition under uncle. Graduate in composition and harmany Virgil Conservatory Music, New York City, 1911.

Career

1 son, Harry Austin. Concert pianist touring United States, 1911-1913. Composer, specializing in application of modern school of harmony to operetta, since 1913.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Authors and Publications, Dramatists Guild, Authors League Am.

Membership

Member American Society Composers.; Club: New York Athletic.

Connections

Married Ava Lowry, February 21, 1928.

father:
Patrick Tierney

mother:
Catherine (Morrissey) Tierney

spouse:
Ava Lowry