Richard Hudson


   
     

Curriculum Vitae
   
     


       
             
   
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RICHARD HUDSON

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born Alma, Michigan, 19 March 1924

EDUCATION

   
1936-40 Private piano lessons.

1939-42 Pasadena Junior College, Pasadena, California.

1940-43 Private pipe organ lessons.

1942-44 B.S. degree from California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California.

1943-46 Member of U.S. Navy: V-12 officer training program at CalTech in Pasadena, Columbia University Midshipmen's School in New York, Naval Ordnance School at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., Aviation Ordnance School at the Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Florida.

1946-49 B.Mus. degree from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, with major in organ with Arthur Poister, minor in piano with Emil Danenberg. Member of Pi Kappa Lambda.

1950-51 M.Mus. degree from Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, with major in organ with Arthur Poister, minor in music history.

1952-53 Fulbright Scholar in Amsterdam, to study Baroque pipe organs in The Netherlands and Germany.

1959-67 Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), with a major in historical musicology with Walter Rubsamen and Gilbert Reaney.

EMPLOYMENT
   
1943 Organist at First Lutheran Church, Pasadena, California.

1949-50 Associate Professor of Organ and Music Theory at Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

1951-52 Record salesman at Clark Music Co., Syracuse, New York.

1953-55 Instructor of Organ and Music Theory at Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio.

1955-59 Private organ teaching at the Hudson Studio of Organ, Los Angeles, California.

1955-66 Bindery Preparations Section of the Library in the University of California, Los Angeles.

1967-74 Assistant and later Associate Professor of Music and Music Librarian at the University of California, Los Angeles.

1973-74 Leave of absence with fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies.

1974-91 Associate and later full Professor of Music at the University of California, Los Angeles.

1991- Emeritus Professor of Musicology, University of California, Los Angeles
   
 
     
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