Harry Benjamin Jepson
|Harry Benjamin Jepson|
|Born||August 16, 1870
New Haven, Connecticut
|Died||August 23, 1952 (aged 81–82)
Jepson studied at Yale under Horatio Parker and Gustave Stoeckel, earning a B.A. in 1893 and a B.M. in 1894. He then studied in Paris under Charles Marie Widor and Louis Vierne. He was appointed instructor at Yale in 2895, eventually rising to a full professorship in 1907.
Among his students were Edward Shippen Barnes.
Yale's Harry B. Jepson Memorial Scholarship is named after him.
- "A New Endowment to Secure the Future of The Newberry Memorial Organ / Woolsey Hall" Accessed June 21, 2012.
- "Selected Compositions of Harry Benjamin Jepson Misc. Ms. 216" (description of holding at Yale library). Accessed June 21, 2012.