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us: Stivender, David

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    • us: Stivender, D. (David)
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1933-09-06
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1990-02-09
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Milwaukee (Wis.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Pittsburgh (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Atlanta (Ga.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Chicago (Il.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Spoleto (Italy)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus
        • Organization: (naf) Lyric Opera of Chicago
        • Organization: (naf) Festival of Two Worlds
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Opera Arts Workshop (Atlanta, Ga.)
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Choral conducting
          (lcsh) Choirs (music)
            (lcsh) Editing
              (lcsh) Beat generation
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Choral conductors
                  (lcsh) Editors
                    (aat) Choirmasters
                • Sources

                  • found: Carmen [VR] p1989: screen credit (David Stivender, chorus master, Metropolitan Opera Chorus)
                  • found: New York Times obituary, February 10, 1990 (David Stivender, chorus master of Metropolitan Opera, died in Pittsburgh February 9, 1990; born in Milwaukee Sept. 6, 1933; worked with Opera Arts Workshop in Atlanta, Lyric Opera of Chicago, and the Festival of Two Worlds in Spoleto, Italy before joining the Metropolitan Opera; also conducted)
                  • found: Jack Kerouac: the bootleg era, 1994: page 3 (Marshall Clements and David Stivender compiled Kerouac's Uncollected works)
                  • found: Seeing Shelley Plain, 2001: page 23 (Marshall Clements kept the Phoenix bookstore open late on Wednesdays, and David Stivender, the Metropolitan Opera's chorus master, used to come in on Wednesday evenings)
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                  • 2016-09-28: revised
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