Arnold Broido Passes
October 30, 2007 at 9:09 AM (PT)
Condolences to the family and friends of THEODORE PRESSER Chairman ARNOLD BROIDO, who passed away OCTOBER 28th in BRYN MAWR, PA., after a long series of illnesses.
BROIDO started his music career as a piano student at the MANNES SCHOOL, later studied at JUILLIARD and then at ITHACA COLLEGE, from where he graduated in 1941. After serving on the ASCAP Board from 1972 to 1979, BROIDO was re-elected in 1981 and voted Treasurer in 1990. He was also a Dir. and Treasurer of the ASCAP Foundation. In addition to his work at ASCAP and PRESSER, some of his activities included Dir./Treasurer of the NATIONAL MUSIC PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION, Dir./Treasurer of the HARRY FOX AGENCY, former Pres. and current Director of the MUSIC PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED STATES, Chairman of the INTERNATIONAL CONFEDERATION OF MUSIC PUBLISHERS and Pres. of the INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF SERIOUS MUSIC PUBLISHERS.