Williams Kossuth Steiner Edit Profile
Pupil of S. Bissell, F. Zitterbart, Theodor Salmon. Walter E. Hall, and Heinrich Germer (Dresden), 1894-1899.
Organist Grace Reformed Church and Trinity Lutheran Church, 1891, North Avenue Methodist Church, 1893-1894, Calvary Methodist Episcopal Church, 1899-1904, all of Pittsburgh. Designed organ, 1907, for Rodelph Shalom Temple, Pittsburgh, and organist same, 1904-1925. Teacher of piano, organ and theory.
Has given 50 recitals at Carnegie Institute. Played at Buffalo and St. Louis expns., also with various symphony orchestras. Composer anthems and organ and piano music.
Director the Germer Piano School, Pittsburgh. Musical director Western Pennsylvania School for the Blind since September 1927. Associate American Guild Organists, by examination, 1899, local examiner since 1908.
Married Edna A. Steiner, July 2, 1902. Children: Margaret Brown (Mistress Charles Graham Kiskaddon), Jane Louise, Edwina Lewis, Stuart Grey, Howard Markley.