Harvard Musical Association [HMA]
- Mary Wallace Davidson
Private charitable corporation in Boston, MA. The General Association of Past and Present Members of the Pierian Sodality (a student organization formed in 1808 at Harvard University) was founded in 1837 and changed its name to the Harvard Musical Association in 1840. The Association soon realized that it could not effect one of its original purposes, “to have regular musical instruction introduced in the College.” Under the leadership of John Sullivan Dwight (...