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Fischer, Irwin (1903 - 1977), composer, conductor, organist

Edith Borroff

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Iowa City, IA, 5 July 1903; d Wilmette, IL, 7 May 1977). American composer, conductor and organist. He took an arts degree at the University of Chicago (1924) and then studied at the American Conservatory in that city (MMus 1930). In 1928 he began to teach at the American Conservatory, where he was appointed dean in 1974. His later studies were with Boulanger in Paris (1931), with

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