Edward Shippen Barnes

Edward Shippen Barnes

  • Born: 14th septembre 1887
  • Died: 14th février 1958
  • Birthplace: Seabright, New Jersey, USA

Edward Shippen Barnes was an American organist. He was a graduate of Yale University where he studied with Horatio Parker and Harry Jepson. After graduating from Yale, Barnes continued his studies in Paris with Louis Vierne,Vincent D'Indy, and Abel Decaux. He worked as organist at the Church of the Incarnation, New York (1911–1912), Rutgers Presbyterian Church, New York (1913–1924), St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia (1924–1938), and the First Presbyterian Church, Santa Monica (1938–1958).