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Charles Seeger

AKA Charles Louis Seeger, Jr.

Born: 14-Dec-1886
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: 7-Feb-1979
Location of death: Bridgewater, CT
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musicologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: American musicologist

Brother: Alan Seeger (French Foreign Legionnaire, d. 4-Jul-1916 killed in action)
Wife: Constance Edson (div. 1927, three sons)
Son: Pete Seeger (singer/songwriter, b. 3-May-1919)
Son: John
Son: Charles
Wife: Ruth Porter Crawford (musicologist, m. 14-Nov-1931)
Son: Mike Seeger (folk singer, d. 7-Aug-2009)
Daughter: Peggy
Daughter: Barbara

    University: Harvard University (1908)
    Professor: Music, University of California at Berkeley (1912-16)
    Professor: Juilliard School of Music
    Professor: Institute of Musical Art, New York City (1921-33)
    Professor: New School for Social Research (1931-35)
    Professor: University of California at Los Angeles (1957-61)
    Professor: Research Professor, Institute of Ethnomusicology, University of California at Los Angeles (1961-71)

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