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educator , pianist

Nelson Owen Harper, American pianist, educator. Volunteer Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Service Connection, Columbus, 1995. Member music Teachers National Association, American Federation Musicians.

Background

Harper, Nelson Owen was born on April 20, 1953 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Nelson Napoleon and Donna Mae (Allison) Harper.

Education

Master of Music, Ohio State University, 1978. Doctor in Museum Arts, Ohio State University, 1992.

Career

Faculty pianist, Jefferson Academy Music, Columbus, Ohio., 1979-1986; member adjunct piano faculty, Denison U., Granville, Ohio., 1986-1992; orchestral pianist, Pro Musica Chamber Orchestra, Columbus, since 1989; professor piano, Ohio State University, Columbus, since 1991. Visiting assistant professor music Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Pianist various recordings, including: Music of Ernest Bloch, 1978, Music of Wilfred Josephs, 1986, Music of John Ireland, 1994, Music of William Mathias, 1995, Music of Lennox Berkeley, 1995, Music of Frederick Delius, 1996, Vienna Modern Masters.

Membership

Volunteer Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Service Connection, Columbus, 1995. Member music Teachers National Association, American Federation Musicians.

Connections

father:
Nelson Napoleon Harper

mother:
Donna Mae (Allison) Harper