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Arthur Billings Hunt Edit Profile

baritone.

Arthur Billings Hunt, American baritone. Fellowship (New York); Member Dutch Reformed Church.

Background

Hunt, Arthur Billings was born on February 2, 1890 in Fargo, North Dakota, United States. Son of Charles Joseph and Mary Electa (Perkins) Hunt.

Education

Studied voice under masters.

Career

Teacher Young Men’s Christian Association war work school, Silver Bay, Lake George, New York, 1917. Building secretary Camp Upton Young Men’s Christian Association, 1917. Served 13 months overseas with Base Hospital Northern 37.

Captain, Army of the United States, since November 1942, serving as music officer for European Theater of Operations. Citation and medal, British General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland.

Membership

Fellowship (New York). Member Dutch Reformed Church. Clubs: New York Musicians (The Bohemians), Town Hall.

Folksong editor of “Singing”.

Connections

father:
Charles Joseph Hunt

mother:
Mary Electa (Perkins) Hunt