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Leo Oehmler Edit Profile

Music teacher , composer

Leo Oehmler, music teacher, composer.

Background

Oehmler, Leo was born on August 15, 1867 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Rudolf Christian and Elizabeth (Foerster) Oehmler.

Education

Certificate, Western University of Pennsylvania, 1885. Graduate Royal Conservatory of Music, Schwarzburg-Sondershausen, and Sterns Conservatory, Berlin, Germany. Pupil of Sauret, Radecke, Nolte, Gruenberg, Kayser and others.

Career

Teacher piano, violin, harmony and composition in Pittsburgh and neighboring cities for many years. Moved to Pasadena, California, 1907.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer of 325 works, including piano solos, pieces for violin and piano, songs, etc. Best known work is Cleopatra Suite in 4 parts, for piano, also for orchestra.

Connections

Married Lillian Katherine Heche, December 25, 1911.

father:
Rudolf Christian Oehmler

mother:
Elizabeth (Foerster) Oehmler

spouse:
Lillian Katherine Heche