Mendel, Arthur: Anton Bruckner
Born: June 6, 1905 - Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Died: October 14, 1979 - Newark, New Jersey, USA
The eminent American music scholar and conductor, Arthur Mendel, studied at Harvard University (B.A., 1925). From 1925 to 1927 he took courses in theory with Nadia Boulanger in Paris.
Returning to America, Arthur Mendel was literary editor of G. Schirmer, Inc. from 1930 to 1938. He also wrote music criticism in The Nation from 1930 to 1933.