1. About

    1954 Pulitzer Prize winner for his "Concerto Concertante." He experimented with harmonically acerbic and dissonant music.
    He wrote nine string quartets from 1923 until 1953, as well as two symphonies and numerous concertos.
    He founded the American Music Center with Aaron Copland.

  2. Before fame

    He attended Yale University, where he was taught by such notables as Horatio Parker and David Stanley Smith.

  3. Related to

    His family was residing in New Haven when he was born. He was married to his wife Lois until his death.

  4. The meaning of the name Porter: Door Keeper
Composer Quincy Porter born on 07 02 1897 in . Until now, Quincy Porter's age is 69 year old and have Aquarius constellation. Count down 347 days will come next birthday of Quincy Porter !