Bernard W. Moore (April 12, 1871 in Lynchburg, Virginia – January 22, 1911 in St. Louis, Missouri) was president of the Virginia Glee Club during the 1893-1894 season, generally considered the beginning of modern Glee Club history. As president, he led the group on its first major tour. He was also a member during the Glee Club 1892-1893 season.
At Virginia, Moore was a medical student,having done his undergraduate education at Washington College in Lexington, Virginia, where he was a member of the Kappa Alpha fraternity. He was also a member of the Thirteen Club, initiated in 1894 along with Duncan Lawrence Groner, Ed. F. Mayberry, and James H. Paxton.
After Virginia, he established his medical practice in St. Louis, Missouri, where he became Chief of Clinic of Bethesda Maternity Hospital at Washington University of St. Louis. He was suddenly taken ill with pneumonia in January 1911 and died in his home at the age of 39.
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