Benjamin Colman Blodgett Edit Profile
Educated Boston public schools and at Leipzig University, and Conservatory—graduate, 1861. (Museum Doctor, Oxford, 1877).
Professor music, Smith College, 1878-1903. Director music, Leland Stanford Junior University, since 1905. Honorary fellow London Society Letters and Arts, 1880.
Member Wagner Musik-Verein, Beyreuth, 1883. Composer: The Prodigal Son (cantata for soloists, chorus and orchestra). Also much other music, published and in Master of Science. for piano, choirs, and choral societies, unpublished symphonic cantata “Job;” etc.
Contributor to mags. Address: Palo Alto, California.
Member Wagner Musik-Verein, Beyreuth, 1883.
Married March 5, 1862, Alethea E. Pulsifer, Newton, Massachusetts.