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composer , conductor

Victor Harris, American composer, conductor. Member American Academy of Teachers of Singing.

Background

Harris, Victor was born on April 27, 1869 in New York, United States. Son of Jacob Harris.

Education

Studied entirely in America. Pupil of Fred Schilling in composition, William Courtney in singing, Anton Seidl in conducting. Assistant to latter 2 years.

Career

Conductor and vocal teacher at New York for 35 years. Now conductor St. Cecelia Club and Wednesday Morning Singing Club.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer of many songs heard in concerts, also choruses, etc.

Membership

Member American Academy of Teachers of Singing.

Connections

Married Catherine L. Richardson, June 20, 1916. Children: Victor Stevens, Mary Grace, David Taylor, Cecelia.

father:
Jacob Harris. Harris

spouse:
Catherine L. Richardson

children:
Victor Stevens Harris

Mary Grace Harris

David Taylor Harris

Cecelia Harris