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musicologist , recording industry executive

Maynard Elliott Solomon, musicologist, retired recording industry executive. Recipient Deems Taylor award American Society of Composers, 1978, 89, 96, Distinguished Visiting award University Toronto, 1996. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, American Musicol. Society (board directors 1984-1986, Otto Kinkeldey award 1989, honorary member 1999), Authors Guild, New York Institute for Humanities, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Solomon, Maynard Elliott was born on January 5, 1930 in New York City. Son of Benjamin and Dora (Levine) Solomon.

Education

Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1950. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1951. Doctor of Music (honorary), New England Conservatory Music, 2005.

Career

Co-founder, co-owner Vanguard Recording Society, Incorporated, New York York City, 1950-1986. Faculty graduate division City University of New York, 1979-1981. Visiting professor State University of New York Stony Brook, 1988, Columbia University, New York City, 1990, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992, Yale University, New Haven, 1994-1995.

Scholarly advisor Beethoven Archive, Bonn, 1997-2006. Faculty graduate division Juilliard School, since 1998.

Works

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, American Musicol. Society (board directors 1984-1986, Otto Kinkeldey award 1989, honorary member 1999), Authors Guild, New York Institute for Humanities, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Eva Georgiana Tevan, January 22, 1951. Children: Mark Jonathan, Nina Stephanie, Maury David.

father:
Benjamin Solomon

mother:
Dora (Levine) Solomon

spouse:
Eva Georgiana Tevan

children:
Mark Jonathan Solomon

Nina Stephanie Solomon

Maury David Solomon