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 1966

ASCAP Biographical Dictionary.
3rd ed.
New York: Crowell, 1966


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  Adlam, Basil George [Buzz] (b. 1905 a. 1923)   bandmaster, composer
  Anderson, John Murray (b. 1886 d. 1954)   director, librettist
  Auld, Georgie [John Altwerger] (b. 1919 d. 1990)   sax, tenor sax
  Bacal, Harvey (b. 1915)   musicologist, music educator
  Baker, Don (b. 1903)   alto sax, electric organ
  Boucher, Vivian E. (b. 1915)   composer
  Boudreau, John T. (b. 1901 d. 1976)   composer, conductor
  Bourdon, Rosario [Joseph Charles Rosario] (b. 1885 d. 1961)   conductor, cello
  Branscombe, Gena (b. 1881 d. 1977)   music educator, composer
  Broadhurst, Cecil (b. 1908)   composer, writer
  Brooks, Shelton (b. 1886 d. 1975)   cast, composer
  Brown, George Murray (b. 1880 d. 1960)   writer
  Brown, Keith Crosby (b. 1885 d. 1948)  
  Bryan, Alfred (b. 1871 d. 1958)   composer, lyricist
  Chiasson, Warren (b. 1934)   vibraphone, percussion
  Clark, Amy Ashmore (b. 1882 d. 1954)   composer
  Clark, Ronald (b. 1933)   composer
  Clarke, Herbert (Lincoln) (b. 1867)   cornet, bandmaster
  Clint, H. O'Reilly (b. 1900 d. 1961)   composer, author
  Cooper, Sidney (b. 1918)   saxophone, composer
  Crawford, Robert McArthur (b. 1899 d. 1961)   baritone, conductor
  De Graff, Robert (b. 1909)   librettist
  Deacon, Mary Connor (b. 1907)   organ, piano
  Dett, Robert Nathaniel (Farbiger) (b. 1882 d. 1943)   composer, teacher
  Dickinson, Helena Adell (Snyder) (b. 1875 d. 1957)   lecturer on the history of sacred music
  Dion, Carmen   composer, librettist
  Dolan, Alida Mary (b. 1912)   composer, songwriter
  Dolan, Robert Emmett (b. 1908 d. 1972)   composer, conductor
  Egan, Raymond B. (b. 1890 d. 1952)   lyricist
  Faith, Percy (b. 1908 d. 1976)   conductor, orchestra
  Finley, Lorraine Noel (b. 1899 d. 1972)  
  Fleischman, David (b. 1912)   composer, conductor
  Freed, Ralph (b. 1907 d. 1973)   lyricist
  Freed, Ruth   violin, composer
  Garson, Mort (b. 1924)   arranger, composer
  Gesensway, Louis (b. 1906 d. 1976)   composer, violin
  Greene, Harry (b. 1928)   singer, composer
  Haack, Bruce C. (b. 1932)   composer, publisher
  Harrington, Victor B. (b. 1915)   composer, author
  Harrison, Charles Franklin (b. 1883 d. 1955)   lyricist, songwriter
  Henderson, Gwen (b. 1908)   composer, librettist
  Henry, Francis [Muff] (b. 1905 d. 1953)   banjo, composer
  Hobart, George V. (b. 1867 d. 1926)   author, director
  Holden, Sidney (b. 1900 d. 1947)   composer, librettist
  Hughes, Robert James (b. 1916)   composer
  Jarvis, Al (b. 1909)   disc jockey
  Jones, Charles (b. 1910)   choreographer, composer
  Kramer, Alex Charles (b. 1903)   composer, lyricist
  Lacey, Mary (b. 1909 d. 1978)   writer for TV shows
  Lahmer, Reuel (b. 1912)   composer, choir master
  Lamb, Joseph (Francis) (b. 1887 d. 1960)   ragtime composer
  Large, Donald E. (b. 1909)   composer, conductor
  Leeman, Percy T. (b. 1908)   composer, arranger
  Lemont, Cedric Wilmot (b. 1879 d. 1954)   organ, composer
  Lightfoot, Gordon (Meredith) (b. 1939)   singer, songwriter
  Lockhart, Eugene (b. 1891 d. 1957)   entertainer, actor
  Lombardo, Carmen (b. 1903 d. 1971)   clarinet, composer
  Lowe, Ruth (b. 1914)   songwriter, piano
  MacCarthy, Hector (b. 1888)   composer, writer
  Macdermid, James Gardiner (b. 1875 d. 1960)   piano, singer
  Mackenzie, Gisele (b. 1927 a. 1952)   cast, singer
  Maclean, T. Ross (b. 1904)   composer, singer
  Malkin, Norman (b. 1918)   bandmaster, composer
  McCormick, Clifford (b. 1909)   composer, piano
  McKay, Neil (b. 1924 a. 1962)   composer, music educator
  Monath, Norman (b. 1920)   composer
  Norman, Theodore (b. 1912)   composer, guitar
  Osborne, Will (b. 1906 d. 1981)   singer, vocals
  Porter, Lee [Leo Bernard] (b. 1930)   composer, arranger
  Pyke, Harry (b. 1903)   composer, librettist
  Radford, Dave (b. 1884)   lyricist
  Reid, David Donald (Don) (b. 1914)   composer, librettist
  Rice, Gitz Ingraham (b. 1891 d. 1947)   cast, composer
  Robinson, Gordon W. (b. 1908)   composer
  Rose, Thomas William (b. 1918)   teacher, composer
  Rowan, Frank M. (b. 1897)   librettist
  Rubin, Ruth (b. 1906)   folksinger, ethnomusicologist
  Russell, Anna (b. 1911)   contralto, comedienne
  Simon, Howard (b. 1901 d. 1961)   composer, piano
  Singer, Arthur (b. 1919)   teacher, composer
  Smith, Oswald Jeffrey (b. 1889)   composer
  Stewart, William H. (b. 1923)   composer, librettist
  Stride, Harry (b. 1903)   composer
  Strosky, Rose Kathryn (b. 1912)   piano, composer
  Taubman, Paul (b. 1911)   composer, conductor
  Taylor, Catherine Anne (b. 1944)   composer, singer
  Troker, Katherine Beaton (b. 1891)   songwriter
  Turnbull, Graham Morrison (b. 1931)   composer, songwriter
  Verge, Cyril A. (b. 1921)   composer, librettist
  Whitney, Moxie [Moxam] (b. 1919)   bandleader
  Wright, Frank A. (b. 1889)   composer

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