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Anne L. Midgette

Anne L. Midgette, music critic, freelance/self-employed journalist. Recipient Willets prize for Fiction, Yale University, 1986.

Background

  • Midgette, Anne L. was born on June 22, 1965 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Willard F. Midgette and Sally Midgette Anderson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1986. Visiting student, Columbia University, 1985.

    Career

    • Managing editor Munich Foundation Magazine, Germany, 1991-1993. English editor/translator Nelles Guides, Munich, 1994-1999. Freelance translator Deutsche Grammophon, Bavarian State Opera, Siemens, 1986-1998.

      Freelance journalist/music-art critic New York Times, Wall St. Journal, Newsday, Opera News, others, since 1993. English teacher The British Institute, Munich, 1988-1991. Freelancer/stringer British Broadcasting Corporation, London, 1994-1998.

      Freelancer TV2 Danmark, Copenhagen-Berlin, 1997-1998. Classical music critic New York Times, since 2001.

    Works

    • Author (liner notes Civil Defense texts): Sony Classical, since 1997. Author: Insight Guide Bavaria, 1993, Nelles Guide Scotland, 1997, Nelles Guide Greek Islands, 1999.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

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    Born June 22, 1965
    (age 52)
    • 1986
      Yale University
    • 1985
      Columbia University
    • 1986 - 1998
      freelance translator Deutsche Grammophon
    • 1988 - 1991
      English teacher, The British Institute
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1991 - 1993
      Managing editor Munich Foundation Magazine
      Germany
    • 1993
      freelance journalist/music-art critic New York Times
    • 1994 - 1999
      English editor/translator Nelles Guides
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1994 - 1998
      freelancer/stringer British Broadcasting Corporation
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1997 - 1998
      freelancer TV2 Danmark
    • 2001
      classical music critic New York Times
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