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university professor , musician

Harvey Hewitt, university professor, musician. Recipient Adam Poe medal, Founders award Ohio Wesleyan University, 1952. Member Pi Kappa Lambda, Phi Mu Alpha.

Background

Hewitt, Harvey was born on April 27, 1885 in South Royalton, Vermont, United States. Son of John Harvey and Jane (Smith) Hewitt.

Education

Student Goddard Seminary, Barre, Vermont, 1905, New England Conservatory of Music, 1910. Studied with Carl Baermann, Boston, 1911, George Boyle, Peabody Institute, Baltimore, 1914, Carlo Buonamici, Boston, 1915, Alfred DeVoto, Boston, 1917, Ernest Hutcheson, New York City, 1920, Isadore Philipp, Paris, 1921. Student Conservatoire Americaine, Fontainbleau, France, 1923, Cornell Univercity, 1930, Columbia, 1936.

Career

Instructor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1910-1929, associate professor, 1929-1932, professor, 1932-1952, emeritus professor since 1952, head department of music, 1921, 1932-1936.

Membership

Member Pi Kappa Lambda, Phi Mu Alpha.

Connections

Married Edith Weekes Say, June 29, 1929.

father:
John Harvey Hewitt

mother:
Jane (Smith) Hewitt

spouse:
Edith Weekes Say