- Category : Entertain-Music-Composer/Arranger
- Type : ME
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (12,36,38,54)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Alignment 1
Russian-born American conductor, author, pianist, composer and lexicographer. Best known for his writing and musical reference work, he wrote the Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns and the Lexicon of Musical Invective, and edited Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians.
He died in Los Angeles on 25 December 1995, at the age of 101.