About the Author
is Head of Music Staff for Lyric Opera of Chicago. He is the son of the late Albert H. Morehead
, lexicographer and games expert, the original co-editor of this book, who was Bridge Editor of the New York Times
for over 25 years and the editor of many books on games. He is editor of The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary
and The New American Rogets College Thesaurus
and is author of The New American International Dictionary of Music
. He lives in Chicago with his wife Patricia, oboist and composer.