Schillinger, Joseph (Moiseyevich) [Lynn, Frank]
- James M. Burk
- and Wayne J. Schneider
(b Kharkiv, Aug 31, 1895; d New York, March 23, 1943). Russian theorist and composer, naturalized American. He studied composition and conducting at the St Petersburg Conservatory (1914–18), where his teachers included Nikolay Tcherepnin, and also trained in mathematics. After the completion of his studies, he began a successful career in Kharkiv, Moscow and Leningrad (now St Petersburg) as a teacher, administrator and conductor. He conducted the Ukrainian SO (...