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musician

Ray Gwyther Edwards, musician. Member Ruskin Colony, Tennessee, 1895-1899.

Background

Edwards, Ray Gwyther was born on July 16, 1872 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Alfred Shenstone and Eudora Bird (Henry) Edwards.

Education

Educated in music under private tutors and at Chicago Conservatory of Music. Bachelor of Arts, Ruskin (Florida) College, 1915 (Doctor of Music, 1917).

Career

Member Ruskin Colony, Tennessee, 1895-1899. Teacher violin, Chicago and Boston, unitl 1912. Founder, and editor The Violinist, Chicago, 1901-1904.

Director Ruskin (Florida) School of Music since 1914. Author: Key to Study of Harmony, 1902. Composer: First Violin Lessons, 1904.

Also songs, pieces for violin and piano, etc. Writer on community music. Address: Ruskin Florida‡.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Key to Study of Harmony, 1902. Composer: First Violin Lessons, 1904. Also songs, pieces for violin and piano, etc.

      Writer on community music.

Membership

Member Ruskin Colony, Tennessee, 1895-1899.

Connections

Married Aurora Leigh Miller, of Ruskin College, March 4, 1914.

father:
Alfred Shenstone Edwards

mother:
Eudora Bird (Henry) Edwards

spouse:
Aurora Leigh Miller