A tribute to Ernest Landers

Volume 122, No. 4April, 2022

Ernest Cone Landers, 96, a pianist, died on Sept. 23, 2021 in New York City after being a member of Local 802 since 1952. He was born in Alabama, served in the Navy, and studied music at Juilliard. He performed in a wide variety of venues and spent many happy years teaching music to children in New York schools.  A longtime resident of Brooklyn, Mr. Sanders had many interests and enjoyed his friends and family throughout his life.  (Obituary submitted by Thomas and Lana Wisenbaker. Thomas was Mr. Landers’ nephew.)