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artist , composer , Music educator , writer

Stephen Jablonsky, Music educator, composer, artist. Certified music teacher, New York. National Education Association fellow, 1975, New York State Regents Teaching fellow, 1962. Member American Association of University Professors, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, International Trumpet Guild, Stamford Art Association, New Canaan Society for the Arts, Professional Staff Congress, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Background

Jablonsky, Stephen was born on December 5, 1941 in New York City. Son of Benjamin and Adelaide (Robinson) Jablonsky.

Education

Bachelor, City College of New York, 1962. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1963. Master of Arts, New York University, 1964.

Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1973. Postgraduate, Bridgeport University, 1983. Composition studies with Mark Brunswick, Leon Kirchner, Paul Turok, Pierre Boulez.

Career

Music teacher New York City Board Education, 1965—1968. Assistant director Lake Bryn Mawr Camp, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, 1968—1970. Associate professor music theory & composition, humanities City College of New York, New York City, since 1964, chairman music department, since 2002.

Consultant Lifetime Learning Systems, Fairfield, Connecticut, 1978-1990. Editor-in-chief The Work and Family Public Group, 1993-1994. Chief finance officer, director computer services Youth Marketing International, 1994-1998.

Vice president The Weiner Nusim Foundation, 1997-2004. Conducting fellow National Orchestral Association, New York City, 1973-1976. Board directors Musigraphics, Inc., Easton, Connecticut, 1975-1980.

Professional artist/graphic designer, since 1968. Consultant Youth Marketing International, since 1999, Columbia Broadcasting System Camera III, 1975-1976, Exxon/Affiliate Artists Conducting Program, 1976.

Achievements

  • Certified music teacher, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Finalist All-Connecticut Art Show, the Stamford Museum, 1990-1991, All-Connecticut Art Show, The Discovery Museum, 1991. Author: Tonal Facts and Tonal Theories, 2004, All-Star Rhythm & Pitch Book, 2005. Contributing editor Youth Media International, 1999-2006.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association of University Professors, American Society of Composers, International Trumpet Guild, Stamford Art Association, New Canaan Society for the Arts, Professional Staff Congress, College Music Society, Society Music Theory, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, reading, art collector, philanthropy.

Connections

Married Roberta Nusim, August 29, 1965 (divorced January 1999). Married Tina Sophia Ostrander, May 23, 2003.

father:
Benjamin Jablonsky

mother:
Adelaide (Robinson) Jablonsky

spouse:
Roberta Nusim

spouse:
Tina Sophia Ostrander