Howard R. Rarig Edit Profile
Student Temple University, 1941-1942. Bachelor of Music cum laude, Ithaca (New York) College, 1949, Master of Music, 1952. Postgraduate Cornell Univercity, 1951.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1958.
Assistant professor Ithaca College, 1950-1953. Instructor University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1954-1958. Associate professor Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1958-1965, chairman division fine arts, 1961-1964.
Professor Eastern Michigan U., 1965-1971, also head department music. Professor of University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1971-1979, director School Music, 1971-1979, associate dean School Performing Arts, 1971-1979. Board of directors Ford Foundation Contemporary Music Project, Midwest region, 1966-1970, project head Eastern Michigan U., 1966-1970.
Danforth Foundation Research grantee, 1963, Grinnell College grantee, 1964, Contemporary Music Project grantee, 1970. Tanglewood Scholar Berkshire (Massachusetts) Music Center, 1964. Recipient Composition award Kappa Gamma Psi, 1950.
Member California Music Executives Association (past president), College Music Society, American Association of University Professors, Music Educators National Conference, National Association Composers United States of America, American Musicol. Society, National Association Schools Music (regional Midwest director 1970-1972.
Married Jean Clark Evans, June 1, 1946. Children: Jonathan, Kim, Jan Ingrid.