Vernon Spencer Edit Profile
Graduate Royal Conservatory of Music, Leipzig, Germany, 1897.
1 son, James Newton. Teacher of piano, Leipzig, 1897-1903, and Berlin, 1908-1911. Came to the United States, 1903. Head of piano department and director Nebraska Wesleyan University Conservatory of Music, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1903-1908.
Settled in Los Angeles, California, 1911. Assistant professor music, University of California at Los Angeles, 1921-1924. Concert pianist and teacher.
Editor The Music Student (monthly magazine), 1915-1916. President Los Angeles Music Teachers’ Association, 1913-1915. President Bohemians, 1922-1923.
Clubs: Los Angeles Athletic, Pacific Coast.
Married Elsa Haase, August 21, 1899.; married second, Ruth Huntsberger, August 22, 1917. Children: Percival I.V., Elsa Military Intelligence, Carl A.M.