Brooklyn, New York, 1912.
Chester H. Beebe* was the Director of Hope-Jones Organ School of Brooklyn, New York in 1912.
*The middle initial is "J" in Fox's Guide in both the 1991 and 1997 editions. Fox, in his book Robert Hope-Jones (Richmond: Organ Historical Society, 1992), 103-104, quotes a letter instigated by Hope-Jones and addressed to the Wurlitzer company, of which one of the signers is "Chester H. Beebe, secretary, National Association of Organists,â€? although page 271 has "Chester J. Beebe Director of the Hope-Jones Organ School of Brooklyn, New York, 1912.â€? Fox-s index lists him as Beebe, Chester H.
The website http://composers-classical-music.com/b/BeebeChesterH.htm gives a biography of Chester Herbert Beebe that includes the information "1912 director of a theatre organist training school in Brooklyn.â€? He is also listed as "Beebe, C. H. . . . Chester Beebeâ€? in John Henderson-s Directory of Composers for Organ.Charles Eberline —Ed.
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