Whear, Paul W.

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Whear, Paul W. Gender: M
Paul William Whear
born on 13 November 1925 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )
Place Auburn, Indiana, 41n22, 85w04
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 21°14' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 23°49 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 29°27'


American composer, music educator, double-bassist, and conductor. He appeared as a guest conductor in the United States, Canada, Japan, Netherlands and the United Kingdom. As a composer he won many prizes and distinctions, as well as a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and the ASCAP Award. His works have been performed by leading orchestras, such as the London Symphony Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra, Cleveland Philharmonic, Indianapolis Symphony, Rochester Civic Orchestra, Omaha Symphony, Lincoln Symphony, Charleston Symphony, the U.S. Navy Band and the Band of the Coldstream Guards, London. Whear died in March 2021 at the age of 95.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Grant, Scholarship, etc.
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 95)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Double-bassist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Music teacher
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award