Cowell, Henry Dixon

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Cowell, Henry Dixon Gender: M
born on 11 March 1897 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Menlo Park, USA, 37n27, 122w11
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 21°22' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 21°37 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 27°38'

Portrait of Henry Dixon Cowell 
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Henry Dixon Cowell
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American pianist and pioneer composer with early experiments in sound and form of 20th century music. He composed from age 11, and performed in the U.S. and Europe. He wrote, founded and edited music magazine's and books that include "New Musical Resources," 1919. As a homosexual, he was jailed once in the mid-1930s.

Cowell died 12/10/1965, Shady, NY.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1919 ('New Musical Resources")

Source Notes

Rudhyar quotes him


  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (Tours)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Collector (Old cars)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Outdoors (Sailing)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Passions : Criminal Perpetrator : Prison sentence (Once for homosexuality)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (CEO)
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Product Marketing (Chemical and materials production)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Debut at 11)
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Edited music magazine)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection