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Jorge Bolet

educator , musician

Jorge Bolet, musician, educator. Recipient Naumburg award, 1937, Josef Hofmann award Curtis Institute, 1938, Record of the Year award Stereo Review Magazine, 1973. Second lieutenant Army of the United States, 1945-1946.

Background

Bolet, Jorge was born on November 15, 1914 in Havana, Cuba.

Education

Graduated Stony Brook Prep. School, New York, 1934, Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, 1935.

Career

Professor, of piano, Curtis Institute of Music, 1939-1942, assistant, to head of piano department, 1940-1942. Staff lieutenant, Cuban army, 1943-1914. Assistant, to military attaché, Cuban embassy, Washington, 1943^44.

Lieutenant in infantry, United States Army, 1945-1946. Music director, Allied General Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan, 1945.

Membership

Second lieutenant Army of the United States, 1945-1946.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, sports cars.

Connections

Son of Antonio and Adelina {Tremoleda} B.

father:
Antonio Bolet

mother:
Adelina Tremoleda