Thomas Philando Ryder

Thomas Philando Ryder ورقة الموسيقى

  • مولود: 29th يونيو 1836
  • مات: 2nd ديسمبر 1887
  • مسقط الرأس: Cohasset, Massachusetts, USA

Thomas Philander Ryder was an American composer, organist, teacher, conductor, and organ builder. Ryder was born in Cohasset, Massachusetts. He studied with Gustav Satter before taking a post as a church organist in Hyannis. From 1879 he served at the Tremont Temple in Boston. He also served as choirmaster and teacher, and compiled anthologies of sacred and secular partsongs. He was also popular as a composer of hymns and parlor pieces for piano.[1] He died in Somerville, Massachusetts.