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Malcolm Haughton Holmes

Malcolm Haughton Holmes, music educator. Member Music Teachers National Association (Executive Committee 1947-1950), Harvard Museum Association (director), Delta Upsilon, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Pi Kappa Lambda, Tau Zeta Epsilon (honorary), Pierian Sodality of 1808.; Club: Harvard (Boston).

Background

  • Holmes, Malcolm Haughton was born on August 2, 1906 in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles W. and Ethel M. (Holmes) Holmes.

  • Education

    • Graduate student, 1928-1931.

    Career

    • Instructor music faculty Wellesley College, 1933-1943. Faculty Berkshire Music Centre, 1940-1941. Member of faculty New England Conservatory, Boston, since 1944, dean since 1945.

      Member of faculty Greenwood Chamber Music Camp, Cummington, Massachusetts, since 1947. Conductor Harvard Orchestra, 1932-1950, Radcliffe College Orchestra, 1935-1950, Harvard Band since 1942. Guest conductor Boston Symphony Pops and Esplanade Concerts since 1938.

    Works

    • Author: Conducting the Amateur Orchestra, 1951. 2 publications of music.

    Membership

    Member Music Teachers National Association (Executive Committee 1947-1950), Harvard Museum Association (director), Delta Upsilon, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Pi Kappa Lambda, Tau Zeta Epsilon (honorary), Pierian Sodality of 1808. Club: Harvard (Boston).

    Connections

    • father: Charles W. Holmes
    • mother: Ethel M. (Holmes) Holmes
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    Died June 16, 1953
    (aged 46)
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