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us: Cowell, Stanley


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    • Birth Date

        19410505
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Toledo (Ohio)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Oberlin College
        • Organization: (naf) University of Michigan
        • Organization: (naf) Piano Choir (Jazz ensemble)
        • Organization: (naf) Herbert H. Lehman College
        • Organization: (naf) New England Conservatory of Music
        • Organization: (naf) Collective Black Artists
    • Organization

        (naf) Oberlin College
    • Organization

        (naf) University of Michigan
    • Organization

        (naf) Piano Choir (Jazz ensemble)
    • Organization

        (naf) Herbert H. Lehman College
    • Organization

        (naf) New England Conservatory of Music
    • Organization

        (naf) Collective Black Artists
    • Gender

        male
  • Sources

    • found: His Illusion suite. [Phonodisc] 1973.
    • found: Grove music online, May 4, 2012: Jazz (Cowell, Stanley (A.); b. May 5, 1941, Toledo, OH; American pianist, composer, record producer, and leader)
    • found: Information from 678 field, converted Dec. 5, 2014 (jazz pianist-composer)
    • found: African American National Biography, accessed April 17, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Cowell, Stanley; jazz musician, pianist, educator; born 05 May 1941 in Toledo, Ohio, United States; BA in music from Oberlin College (1962); studied at Wichita State University (1962-1963) and University of Southern California (1963-1964); MA in music from University of Michigan (1965-1966); worked with Bobby Hutcherson-Harold Land Quintet (1968-1971); played in Charles Tolliver quartet Music Inc. (1969-1973) and his big band; organized and led the Piano Choir (1972); formed Collective Black Artists (1973); taught at Amherst College (1974-1975), Lehman College at the City University of New York (1981-1999), New England Conservatory (1988-1989))
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