Orion R. Farrar  (1866-1929)
Last updated: 22.04.17
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).


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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 29 works by Orion R. Farrar (1866-1929). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.

Americus (1887) wvicon.gif
Trumbull Club (1897) wvicon.gif
Northeastern Ohio Band Association Overture (1891) wvicon.gif
Vindicator (1897) wvicon.gif
Sergeant Ficken's March (1891) wvicon.gif
Col. Roosevelt's March (1898) wvicon.gif
Columbiana (1892) wvicon.gif
Dana Musical Institute March (1898)
McCune Cadets (1894) wvicon.gif
St John Commandery (1899) wvicon.gif
Alhotas (1895)
Hi Henry's Triumphal (1900) wvicon.gif
Bombasto March (1895) wvicon.gif
Montgomery Club (1900) wvicon.gif
Old Erie (1895) wvicon.gif
The Telegram (1900) wvicon.gif
Fort Omaha (1896) wvicon.gif
The Banner of Freedom (1901) wvicon.gif
General Miles (1896) wvicon.gif
Fort Frayne (1901) wvicon.gif
Indiana State Band (1896) wvicon.gif
The Loyal American (1901) wvicon.gif
Kokomo (1896) wvicon.gif
Tampa Club (1901) wvicon.gif
The Little Napoleon (1896) wvicon.gif
The New Dominion (1902) wvicon.gif
Canton Warren (1897) wvicon.gif
Youngstown Military Band (1903) wvicon.gif
Ohio State Band (1897) wvicon.gif