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composer , educator , musicologist

Matthew Lester Harris, composer, educator, musicologist. Fellow National Education Association, 1984, 86, Jerome Foundation, 1987, Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, 1987, New York Foundation for Arts, 1991.

Background

Harris, Matthew Lester was born on February 18, 1956 in North Tarrytown, New York, United States. Son of Arthur and Faith (Lester) Harris.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Master of Music and Doctor of Music, Julliard School, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor, Fordham University, New York City, 1982-1984;assistant professor Kingsborough College, CUNY, New York City, 1985-1986;music editor, Music Public Superior vena cava syndrome, New York City, 1986-1989;musicologist, Harris Musicology, New York City, since 1989.

Works

Connections

Married Bonnie Berkowitz.

father:
Arthur Harris

mother:
Faith (Lester) Harris

spouse:
Bonnie Berkowitz.