1865–1939

Introduction

Born: Sep­tem­ber 5, 1865, Ac­cring­ton, Lan­ca­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Ap­ril 19, 1939, New York Ci­ty.

Buried: Lu­ther­an Ce­me­te­ry, Brook­lyn, New York.

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Biography

Christopher was the son of Charles Hud­son and Bath­she­ba Whit­tak­er Booth.

He em­i­grat­ed to Am­er­i­ca in 1895, be­com­ing a na­tur­al­ized ci­ti­zen in 1905. He lived in New York Ci­ty, worked with the Vic­tor Talk­ing Ma­chine Comp­a­ny (1905), played for Red Seal artists, and was or­gan­ist and choir­mas­ter at Church of the Adv­ent (1909–39). He was al­so a con­duc­tor and com­pos­er, with works in­clud­ing:

Publications

Music