Index of interviewees

Photo Name MIT Affiliation Music/Professional Work Interview Dates

Dante Anzolini

MIT AffiliationMIT Associate Professor of Music, 1998-2006; conductor, MIT Symphony Music/
Professional
Work
Conductor of orchestras in the United States, Latin America, and Europe
Interview Dates

Jeanne Bamberger

MIT AffiliationMIT Professor of Music, 1971-2005 Music/
Professional
Work
Pianist, Music Theorist
Interview Dates

Leo Beranek

MIT AffiliationMIT Associate Professor of Communications Engineering, 1947-1958 Music/
Professional
Work
Concert hall acoustical design consultant; partner in BBN Inc.
Interview Dates
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Peter Child

MIT AffiliationProfessor of Music, 1986- Music/
Professional
Work
Composer
Interview Dates

John Corley

MIT AffiliationFounding director and conductor of the MIT Concert Band, 1949-1999 Music/
Professional
Work
Conductor, trumpet player
Interview Dates

Stephen Erdely

MIT AffiliationMIT Professor of Music, 1973-1991 Music/
Professional
Work
Ethnomusicologist, concert violinist
Interview Dates
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John Harbison

MIT AffiliationProfessor of Music 1969 - Music/
Professional
Work
Composer, Pianist
Interview Dates
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Ellen T. Harris

MIT AffiliationProfessor Emeritus 1989 - Music/
Professional
Work
Musicologist
Interview Dates
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Mark S. Harvey

MIT AffiliationSenior Lecturer in Music 1981 - Music/
Professional
Work
Trumpet player, composer
Interview Dates

Samuel Jay Keyser

MIT AffiliationMIT Professor Emeritus, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy; played in MIT Concert Jazz Band Music/
Professional
Work
Linguist, trombonist in area jazz bands
Interview Dates
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Lowell Lindgren

MIT AffiliationProfessor of Music Emeritus 1979-2013 Music/
Professional
Work
Musicologist
Interview Dates

Everett Longstreth

MIT AffiliationDirector of MIT Concert Jazz Band, 1968-1995 Music/
Professional
Work
Band leader, trumpet player, arranger
Interview Dates

Herb Pomeroy

MIT AffiliationDirector of MIT Jazz Bands, 1963-1985; founder of the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble Music/
Professional
Work
Jazz trumpeter and band leader; composer, arranger; Professor at Berklee College College of Music 1955-1995
Interview Dates

Brian Robison

MIT AffiliationMIT Assistant Professor of Music, 2002-2006 Music/
Professional
Work
Composer
Interview Dates
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Elena Ruehr

MIT AffiliationLecturer in Music 1991 - Music/
Professional
Work
Composer
Interview Dates

Jamshied Sharifi

MIT AffiliationDirected the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble, 1985-1992; MIT B.S. Humanities, 1983 Music/
Professional
Work
Composer, keyboard player, producer, arranger
Interview Dates
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Patricia Tang

MIT AffiliationAssociate Professor of Music Music/
Professional
Work
Ethnomusicologist, violinist
Interview Dates
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Marcus Thompson

MIT AffiliationProfessor of Music 1973 - ; Institute Professor 2015 - Music/
Professional
Work
Violist
Interview Dates

Barry Vercoe

MIT AffiliationMIT Professor Emeritus of Music; MIT Professor of Media Arts and Sciences Music/
Professional
Work
Computer music engineer, composer, conductor
Interview Dates

Claudia Von Canon

MIT AffiliationMIT Lecturer in Music, 1974-1991 Music/
Professional
Work
Pianist, harpsichordist, singer, novelist
Interview Dates