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arts critic

Charles Passy, American Arts critic. Recipient Poetry award Academy American Poets Columbia University, 1985, Criticism awards Society Professional Journalists, 1995, 97, Florida Press Club, 1993, Florida Society Newspaper Editors, 1993; fellow Knight Center for Specialized Journalism, 1993. Member Music Critics Association, Louis August Jonas Foundation.

Background

Passy, Charles was born on January 9, 1964 in New York, United States. Son of Victor and Beverly (Green) Passy.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1985.

Career

Associate Jay K. Hoffman and Associates, New York City, 1983-1987. Senior editor, managing editor Ovation Magazine, 1988-1989. Editor Classical Magazine, 1989-1991.

Editor-in-chief Musical American Public, 1991-1992. Staff writer The Palm Beach Post, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1992—2010. Writer Dow Jones, since 2010.

Announcer, producer Way of New York City FM, New York, 1984-1985. Entertainment stringer New York Newsday, 1987-1992.

Works

Membership

Member Music Critics Association, Louis August Jonas Foundation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: poetry, baseball, theater, collecting sports memorabilia, reading.

Connections

Married Leslie M. Olsen, December 15, 1989. Two children: Jacob E., Emma F.

father:
Victor Passy

mother:
Beverly (Green) Passy

spouse:
Leslie M. Olsen

children:
Jacob E. Passy

Emma F. Passy