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John Benjamin Paul Edit Profile

musician , educator

John Benjamin Paul, musician, educator. Served with United States Naval Reserve; Member Phi Kappa Lambda, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Co-editor Werder-Paul Piano Series.

Background

Paul, John Benjamin was born on May 19, 1915 in Moran, Kansas, United States. Son of John Jay and Olive (Magee) Paul.

Education

Biomedical Engineering, U. Kansas, 1937. M.M., University of Southern California, 1942. Doctor of Music (honorary), St. John’s U.

Career

Teacher music Mulvane (Kansas) Public Schools, 1937-1941. Member of faculty Occidental College, Los Angeles, 1941-1942, College William and Mary, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Norfolk, Virginia, 1945-1950. Member of faculty Catholic U. American, Washington, 1950-1974, dean School of Music, 1965-1970.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve. Member Phi Kappa Lambda, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Co-editor Werder-Paul Piano Series.

Connections

Married Martha Paul, April. Children: John, Michael, Dennis, Patrick, Christina, Mary Catherine.

father:
John Jay Paul

mother:
Olive (Magee) Paul

spouse:
Martha Paul

children:
John Paul

Michael Paul

Dennis Paul

Patrick Paul

Christina Paul

Mary Catherine Paul