Wylie, Ruth Shaw
- Janelle Gelfand
(b Cincinnati, June 24, 1916; d Estes Park, CO, Jan 20, 1989). American composer. She studied at Wayne State University, Detroit (AB 1937, MA 1939) and the Eastman School of Music (PhD 1943), where her teachers included Bernard Rogers and Howard Hanson. She continued her studies at the Berkshire Music Center with Arthur Honegger, Samuel Barber and Aaron Copland. Her teaching appointments included positions at the University of Missouri (...