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Music critic , writer

Robert Charles Marsh, writer, music critic. Co-recipient Peabody award for educational broadcasting, 1976; Ford Foundation fellow, 1965-1966. Member Harvard University Faculty Club.

Background

Marsh, Robert Charles was born on August 5, 1924 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles L. and Jane A. (Beckett) Marsh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1945;AM, Northwestern University, 1946;postgraduate, University of Chicago, 1948;Doctor of Education, Harvard University, 1951;postgraduate, University of Oxford, 1952-1953;postgraduate, Cambridge U., 1953-1956.

Career

Instructor social science, University of Illinois, 1947-1949;lecturer humanities, Chicago City Junior College, 1950-1951;assistant professor education, U. Kansas City, 1951-1952;visiting professor education, State University of New York, 1953-1954;humanities staff, University of Chicago, 1956-1958;lecturer in social thought, University of Chicago, 1976;music critic, Chicago Sun-Times, 1956-1991;director, Chicago Opera Project, Newberry Library., since 1983. President Zerbinetta Corporation, 1996.

Works

Membership

Member Harvard University Faculty Club.

Connections

Married Kathleen C. Moscrop, July 4, 1956 (divorced 1985). Married Ann Noren, February 25, 1987. 1 child, James MacArtain.

father:
Charles L. Marsh

mother:
Jane A. (Beckett) Marsh

spouses:
Kathleen C. Moscrop

Ann Noren

child:
James MacArtain Marsh