John M. Glowacki

Musicologist, educator

Born Mar. 28, 1916, Lawrence (MA), U.S.; son of Wladyslaw and Aleksandra (Szymanowska); married Barbara (Sutlive); child: Alexandra.

Education: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) (in music), New England Conservatory, Boston (MA), 1941; Master of Arts (M.A.) (in music), 1949, Ph.D. 1952, Boston University.

Career: instructor, Boston University, 1949-52; prof., Southern Methodist University, Dallas (TX), 1953-61; head, Division of Fine Arts, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces (NM), 1961-81. Retired.

Author, i.a.: editor, Fest Schrift: essays in honor of P. Pisk, 1966; numerous articles in professional journals.

Member of: music director, Peabody Settlement House, Boston, 1949-53; International Musicological Society, 1950-82; founder and trustee, Dallas Museum of Contemporary Art, 1955-60; board member, Las Cruces Community Concerts, 1970-82; New Mexico Arts Commission, Santa Fe, 1972-80; American Musicological Society

Honors: award, United States Department of State, 1962; grant, International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX), 1973

Served with: United States Air Force (USAF), lieutenant, 1942-46

Affiliation: Republican. Episcopalian

Languages: English, Polish, German, French

Hobbies: golf, sailing, skiing

Home: 2011 Crescent Dr., Las Cruces, NM 88005

From: "Who's Who in Polish America" 1st Edition 1996-1997, Boleslaw Wierzbianski editor; Bicentennial Publishing Corporation, New York, NY, 1996