Louis Victor Franz Saar Edit Profile
Educated Gymnasium, Strassburg. Graduate Royal Academy Music, Munich, 1889.
Came to America as accompanist of Metropolitan Opera Company, 1893. Teacher piano, theory and composition, successively at National Conservatory of Music, New York College of Music, Institute of Musical Art, 1898-1906. Principal theory department and director college chorus, College of Music, Cincinnati, 1906-1917.
Head of theory department, Chicago Musical College, 1917-1925. Dean of faculty, Chicago College of Music, 1925-1934. Composer of orchestral and chamber music, choral and piano music, songs, violin music, etc.
Married Emilie Scholl, of Nürnberg, Germany, October 7, 1897. Children: Gertrude, Carl, Alice.