- Austin Clarkson
- and Steven Johnson
(b Paterson, NJ, July 5, 1918; d Bryn Mawr, PA, May 29, 2005). American composer. After receiving the BA from Montclair (New Jersey) State Teachers College he attended the Mannes College of Music in New York (1939–42), studying counterpoint and composition with Hans Weisse, George Szell and Leopold Mannes. War service interrupted his studies, but on his return to the USA in ...