James Madison Tracy Edit Profile
Education high school, Concord, N.H. Studied music with Carl Hauser, L. H. Southard, of Boston, at Leipzig Conservatory, 1858-1860, and pupil of Liszt, at Weimar, 1860-1861. Honorary Master of Arts, Dartmouth, 1871.
Teacher of piano, theory and harmony, Boston Music school and Boston Conservatory, 1868-1884. Successively with Livingston Park Seminary, Mistress Eaton’s Select School for Girls, Miss Tracy’s Boarding School for Young Ladies (Rochester, New York), Highland Park Normal College (Des Moines), Des Moines Conservatory of Music, etc. Founder, 1900, and director Liszt School of Music, Denver, Colorado Author: Three Years of Student Life in Germany, 1872.
James M. Tracy’s Theory and Rudimental Harmony, 1878. Also (musical novels) Manton Lee, 1890. George Monroe, 1894. Compiler: Boston Conservatory Method.
Student’s Modern Method. Technical Concert Studies. Art of Technical Perfection.
Editor of various piano works. Specializes in coaching for concert stage. Home: Denver, Colo.
Married Cateau Stegeman, pianist.