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William Alfred White, musician. Member National Association of Musicians, New York State Music Teachers’ Association, Association National Supervision, International Musick Gesellschaft.

Background

White, William Alfred was born on March 9, 1876 in at Baltimore. Son of Peter Low and Anastasia (Smith) White.

Education

Edward high school, Baltimore. Mus. education Clavier Piano School, New York, Peabody Institute, Baltimore, Columbia University.

Career

2d, LaDora Gertrude Wright, March 2, 1913. In charge of music, North Carolina Agricultural and Mech. College, and State School for Blind, 1893-1901.

In charge department of theory, Clavier Piano School, New York, 1901-1903. Professor music, Syracuse University, 1903-1909. Dean School of Music, State Normal School, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1909.

Director department school music, Northwestern University, 1910-1913. Head of theory department, Lyceum Arts Conservatory, Chicago, 1913-1914. Director of music, independent school district, Des Moines, Iowa, since 1914.

Was in charge of theory department, American Institute of Normal Methods, Chicago and Boston, 1905-1911. Lecturer, College of Education, University of Chicago, 1911.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Harmony and Ear Training. Harmonic Part Writing, 1911. Beginner’s Book of Songs, 1912.

      Educational editor of The Lyric Music Series, 1913. Lake High School Song Book, 1915. Songs Without Words, 1917.

      Contributor educational journals.

Membership

Member National Association of Musicians, New York State Music Teachers’ Association, Association National Supervision, International Musick Gesellschaft.

Connections

Married Eugenia Katherine Small, of Fayetteville, North Carolina, August 19, 1896.

father:
Peter Low White

mother:
Anastasia (Smith) White

spouse:
Eugenia Katherine Small