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educator , musician

Linda King, musician, educator. Named Outstanding Member, South Suburban Christian Church, Littleton, 1981.

Background

King, Linda was born on July 30, 1940 in Wichita Falls, Texas, United States. Daughter of Charles Ecford Junior and Norma Reeda Collins.

Education

Student, Texas Christian University, 1960. Master of Music, Juilliard Conservatory, 1973.

Career

Judge National Federation Music Clubs. Adjudicator National Guild Auditions, Austin, Texas, since 1987. Founder, past president Piano Arts Association, Denver, 1987.

Executive director Rocky Mountain Duo Piano Competition, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1997-1999. Piano teacher, since 1968. Founder, executive director The Clementi Piano Festival, 1994-2000.

Membership

Active Junior League, Dallas, 1967-1970. President Irving (Texas) Women's Choral Club, 1968-1973, PTO, Irving, 1970. Board member, actor Irving Community Theatre, 1968-1973.

Follies now girl Symphony Guild, Irving, 1970-1973. Children's choir director First Christian Church, Irving, 1968. City choir director Girl Scouts, Irving, 1970.

Member American College Musicians (adjudicator), National Music Teachers Association, Colorado State Music Teachers Association, Federation Music Clubs (state president 1998-2000), Colorado Federation Music Clubs (state president 1998-2000), Alpha Gamma Delta (pledge trainer 1962-1963).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Directing singing groups of high school students, teaching children piano who cannot afford lessons.

Connections

Married James Arthur King, August 19, 1961. Children: Linda Renée DeValois, James Arthur II, Jon Allen.

father:
Charles Ecford Junior

mother:
Norma Reeda Collins

spouse:
James Arthur King

child:
Linda Renée DeValois King

child:
James Arthur II King

child:
Jon Allen King