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According to the Internet source given below, Orion R Farrar was an American march composer born in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1866. He studied theory, composition, and cornet at the Dana Musical Institute, Warren, Ohio. He organized and lead the Indiana State Band, the Ohio State Band the Youngstown Military Band, Ohio. In 1915, he conducted the Lima, Ohio Municipal Band. He is generally assumed to have died in California. He is most remembered for Bombasto (1895), Indiana State Band (1896) and Hi Henry's Triumphal (1900).
List of Orion R. Farrar's works.
Ragtime Music CDs:
Dawn of the Century Ragtime Orchestra on "The Dawn of the Century Ragtime Orchestra" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s)