Julia Ettie Crane (May 19, 1855–1923), also known as Julia Etta Crane, was an American music educator, and the first person to set up a school, the Crane School of Music, specifically for the training of public school music teachers. She is among the most important figures in the history of American music education.
Crane was inducted into the Music Educators Hall of Fame in 1986.
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