George H. Fairclough

Fairclough, George Herbert. Mus.M., F.A.G.O. Studied at the Toronto Conservatory, 1887-90; the Royal High School for Music, Berlin, 1892-95, under Reinhold Succo (composition) and Woldemar Bargiel (composition); pupil of H. Barth, E. Schelling and Clemens (organ). Organist of the Church of the Redeemer, Toronto, Ontario, 1888; All Saints’, Brantford, Ontario, 1890; the Zion Presbyterian Church, Toronto, Ontario; St. Luke’s (Episcopal), Kalamazoo, Michigan, U.S.A., 1896-1900; St. John-the-Evangelist’s, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1901-43; Temple Zion, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1904. Music director at the Brantford Ladies’ College, Brantford, Ontario, 1891-93; professor at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A., 1916-37. Composed songs, piano and organ pieces, &c. b. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Jan. 30th, 1869; d. Saratoga, California, U.S.A., Mar. 27th, 1954.

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