Max Smith

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Thomas Max Smith was born in New York on December 26, 1874. He received the A.B. from Yale in 1898, the same year as Charles Ives. He earned a law degree from Columbia and passed the New York bar, but never practiced. In 1909 he married Mary Hardy. They had no children. Smith studied music for many years, beginning at the age of eight; his teachers included Horatio Parker and Samuel Sanford at Yale. He served as a music editor and critic at the New York Press (1903-1916) and the New York American (1916-1919 and again in 1923). Thereafter he worked intermittently as a foreign music correspondent for the New York Herald Tribune . He died of a cerebral embolism on June 7, 1935.

From the guide to the The Max Smith Papers, 1879-1933 (inclusive), (Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University)

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associatedWith Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario, 1895-1968 person
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associatedWith De Sabata, Victor, 1892-1967 person
associatedWith Dippel, Andreas, 1866-1932 person
associatedWith Dohnányi, Ernö, 1877-1960 person
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associatedWith Frankenstein, Alfred Victor, 1906- person
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associatedWith Gabrilowitsch, Ossip, 1878-1936 person
associatedWith Garden, Mary, 1874-1967 person
associatedWith Gatti-Casazza, Giulio, 1869-1940 person
associatedWith Goossens, Eugene, Sir, 1893-1962 person
associatedWith Griffes, Charles Tomlinson, 1884-1920 person
associatedWith Homer, Louise, 1871-1947 person
associatedWith Hoogstraten, Willem van, 1884-1965 person
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associatedWith Hurok, Sol, 1888-1974 person
associatedWith Hutcheson, Ernest, 1871-1951 person
associatedWith Ives, Charles, 1874-1954 person
associatedWith James, Philip, 1890- person
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associatedWith Knoch, Ernst, 1875-1959 person
associatedWith Knopf, Alfred A., 1892-1984 person
associatedWith Koch, Caspar P. (Caspar Petrus), 1872-1970 person
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associatedWith Posselt, Ruth, 1916- person
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associatedWith Randegger, Giuseppe Aldo, 1874-1946 person
associatedWith Samaroff Stokowski, Olga, 1882-1948 person
associatedWith Saminsky, Lazare, 1882-1959 person
associatedWith Schelling, Ernest, 1876-1939 person
associatedWith Sembrich, Marcella, 1858-1935 person
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associatedWith Smith, Max, 1874-1935 person
associatedWith Spalding, Albert, 1888-1953 person
associatedWith Spelman, Timothy Mather, 1891-1970 person
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associatedWith Wagner, Siegfried, 1869-1930 person
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