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organist , composer

John Hermann Loud, American organist, composer. Fellow American Guild Organists (dean N.E. chapter, 1922-1926).

Background

Loud, John Hermann was born on August 26, 1873 in Weymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Jacob and Emily Keith (Vickery) Loud.

Education

Graduate Thayer Academy, S. Braintree, 1893. Student N.E. Conservatory of Music, 1889-1890. Studied in Germany, France and England, 1893-1895.

Career

Church and concert organist and teacher, Boston, since 1895. Has appeared in leading cities of America. Repertoire of more than 1,000 compositions.

Now organist and choirmaster, Park St. Church, Boston.

Membership

Fellow American Guild Organists (dean N.E. chapter, 1922-1926).

Connections

Married Myrta Elsa Fiske, April. Children: John Francis, Richard Fiske.

father:
John Jacob Loud

mother:
Emily Keith (Vickery) Loud

spouse:
Myrta Elsa Fiske

children:
John Francis Loud

Richard Fiske Loud