Schindler, Founder of Schola Cantorum, Dies
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Schindler, Founder of Schola Cantorum, Dies

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Kurt Schindler, composer, founder of the MacDowell Cherus, which later became the Schola Cantorum, and former choir master at Temple Emanu-El, died in his apartment here yesterday at the age of 53 after a long illness.

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