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Louis Biancolli

Louis Biancolli, American writer. Recipient achievement award New York University Graduate School Alumni Association, 1985. Member Music Critics Circle, Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Biancolli, Louis was born on April 17, 1907 in New York City. Son of Carmine and Achilla (Montesano) Biancolli.

  • Education

    • AB, New York University, 1935. AM, New York University, 1936. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1938.

      American Council Learned Societies grant for studies Russian, Intensive Language Programs, Columbia University, 1943.


    • The Concert Companion: A Comprehensive Guide to Symphonic Music
    • The Concert Companion, a comprehensive guide to symphonic music by Robert Bagar & Louis Biancolli Publisher: Whittlesey House/McGraw-Hill book company Date published: 1947 Format: hard cover Condition: used, (fair) no jacket, covers worn, text on spine fading, small lite stain on the bottom page edges, otherwise it is clean & unmarked (All photos and or scans of my items are of the actual item offered for your consideration)


    Member Music Critics Circle, Phi Beta Kappa.


    • Married Edith Rattner, 1933 (deceased 1957). 1 daughter, Margaret (Mistress Murray Weissbach). Married Jeanne Mitchell, 1958.

      Children: Lucy, Amy.
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    Born April 17, 1907
    Died June 13, 1992
    (aged 85)
    • 1935
      New York University
    • 1936
      New York University
    • 1938
      Columbia University
    • 1943
      Intensive Language Programs