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Schuman, William, 1910-1992

LC control no.n 79131982
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LC classificationML410.S386 Biography
Personal name headingSchuman, William, 1910-1992
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Variant(s)Schuman, William Howard, 1910-
Schumann, William, 1910-1992
Shuman, Uilʹi︠a︡m, 1910-1992
Other standard no.Q503225
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1910-08-04
Death date1992-02-15
Place of birthNew York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Place of deathNew York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Field of activityArt music
Composition (Music)
AffiliationSarah Lawrence College
Juilliard School of Music
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Profession or occupationComposers
Composition teachers (Music) College teachers Arts administrators
Music teachers University and college faculty members
Found inHis A free song, 1943.
Washington Post, 02-17-92 (William Schuman, composer, d. 02-15-92, New York)
New Grove, 2nd ed. (Schuman, William (Howard); b. Aug. 4, 1910, New York; d. Feb. 15, 1992, New York; American composer, teacher and administrator)
Wikipedia, April 27, 2019 (William Schuman; William Howard Schuman (August 4, 1910-February 15, 1992) was an American composer and arts administrator; born into a Jewish family in Manhattan, New York City; died at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City; From 1935 to 1945, he taught composition at Sarah Lawrence College. In 1945, he became president of the Juilliard School, founding the Juilliard String Quartet while there. He left in 1961 to succeed John D. Rockefeller III as president of Lincoln Center, a position he held until 1969)
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