Kellow, Brian 1959-

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Kellow, Brian 1959-

PERSONAL:

Born March 1, 1959, in Tillamook, OR; son of Jack (a heavy equipment operator) and Marjorie (a secretary) Kellow; companion of Scott Barnes (a stage director). Ethnicity: "Caucasian." Education: Oregon State University, B.A., 1982. Hobbies and other interests: Music, swimming, travel, bridge.

ADDRESSES:

Home—New York, NY. Office—Opera News, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-6593. Agent—Edward Hibbert, Donadio & Olson, 121 W. 27th St., New York, NY 10001. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER:

Opera News, New York, NY, assistant editor, 1988-90, managing editor, 1990-98, features editor, 1998—. New York Philharmonic Orchestra, program editor, 2000-01; frequent lecturer on music and theater.

MEMBER:

Authors Guild, Authors League of America.

WRITINGS:

Can't Help Singing: The Life of Eileen Farrell, Northeastern University Press (Boston, MA), 1999.

The Bennetts: An Acting Family, University Press of Kentucky (Lexington, KY), 2004.

Ethel Merman: A Life, Viking-Penguin (New York, NY), 2007.

Contributor to periodicals, including Opera, Newsday, Irish America, Playbill, Stereophile, and BBC Music.

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