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Arts administrator

Harold Clarkson, Canadian arts administrator. Member Association Canada Orchestras (orchestra opening committee 1984-1989).

Background

Clarkson, Harold was born on November 4, 1949 in London. Son of Harold Langley and Emma Hermine (Kaessmann) Clarkson.

Education

Diploma in Art, University Toronto, 1973.

Career

Freelance musician, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1973-1984; assistant principal cello, Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, Hamilton, Ontario, 1976-1984; chairman, Organisation Canada Symphony Musicians, Toronto, 1979-1983; orchestra manager, National Arts Center, Ottawa, Ontario, 1984-1989; international agent, Konzertdirektion Schmid, Hannover, Federal Republic Germany, since 1990. Branch directors National Youth Orchestra, Toronto, 1983-1989. President National Capital Sch.Music, Ottawa, 1988-1989.

Membership

Member Association Canada Orchestras (orchestra opening committee 1984-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountaineering, skiing.

Connections

Married Irena Olga Shewchuk, May 29, 1973. Children: Alexander, Claudia.

father:
Harold Langley Clarkson

mother:
Emma Hermine (Kaessmann) Clarkson

spouse:
Irena Olga Shewchuk

children:
Alexander Clarkson

Claudia Clarkson