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musician

Oscar Rasbach, musician. Member A.S.C.A.P., Music and Arts; Mason.

Background

Rasbach, Oscar was born on August 2, 1888 in Dayton, Kentucky, United States. Son of Jacob and Clare (Ruland) Rasbach.

Education

Educational public schools Los Angeles, 1895-1906. Studied piano with Theodor Leschetizky, and composition with Hans Thornton, Vienna, Austria, 1909-1911.

Career

Teacher piano, composer, director, from 1911. Composer of numerous works including: (Songs) Trees, Mountains, A Wanderer’s Song, The Redwoods (with Joseph B. Strauss). (operattes) Dawn Boy, Open Song, (works for piano) Folk Song Sonatinas, Evening at Padua Hills, Etude Melodlque.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer of numerous works including: (Songs) Trees, Mountains, A Wanderer’s Song, The Redwoods (with Joseph B. Strauss). (operattes) Dawn Boy, Open Song, (works for piano) Folk Song Sonatinas, Evening at Padua Hills, Etude Melodlque.

Membership

Member A.S.C.A.P., Music and Arts.

Connections

Married Ruth Marie Luke, January 10, 1923. Children Charlene (Mistress.

father:
Jacob Rasbach

mother:
Clare (Ruland) Rasbach

spouse:
Ruth Marie Luke