Andersen, Arthur Olaf 30.jan.1880-11.jan.1958 USA Rhode Island, Newport - Arizona, Tucson
1896 graduate of Newport High School, studied privately with Charles Martin Loeffler in Boston, at American Conservatory Chicago, 1899-1909 with Vincent d'Indy and Alexandre Guilmant in Paris, Hermann Durra in Berlin, Giovanni Sgambati in Rome, 1908-1929 teacher at the American Conservatory, 1929-1934 at Chicago Musical College, sep.1934 at the University of Arizona ; son of Anders Andersen (Norway mar.1842) and Helen Monsen (Norway jan.1842) ; 1907 he married Mary Storrs (Chicago 10.feb.1880-); children Andreas S (Chicago 6.oct.1908-), Mary H (Chicago 29.jan.1910-) and Helen W (Chicago 11.jan.1916-) ; 12.jul.1947 in Tucson he married pianist and composer Helen Somerville

Title Parts


[] Pilgrim to Kevelaar. Song cycle. 1903
[] The child's garden of verses. Soprano and orchestra. 1904
[] Ave Maria. Soprano and orchestra. 1904
[] Five miniatures. Orchestra. 1932
[] The Brook. Orchestra. 1933
[] Roman holiday. Orchestra. 1933
[] Symphony in F
[] Arizona hi-ho. Operetta
[] Sing, men, sing
music Arthur Olaf Andersen, words Helen Somerville Andersen
copyright 28oct1940, renewal Helen Somerville Andersen 29jan1968

[] I'm a betting man. Operetta in one act
music Arthur Olaf Andersen, words Rollin Pease, book Helen Somerville Andersen
pub Tucson Arizona 195?

[] The jolly plumber. Operetta in one act
music Arthur Olaf Andersen, words Rollin Pease, book Helen Somerville Andersen
pub Tucson Arizona 195?

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