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On This Day...

A DAILY FACTOID OF OUR ART HISTORY

Nov. 26

Born on this day (1926) Robert M. Cundick was a composer and organist for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. He also played organ solos on the weekly broadcast, Music and the Spoken Word. In 1962, President David O. McKay called Cundick and his family to go to London where Cundick served as the organist in the Hyde Park Chapel. While in England, he played at St. Paul's Cathedral and King's College in Cambridge, as well as his daily recitals in Hyde Park and a broadcast with the BBC. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_M._Cundick

Glen Nelson