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Service for Cone planned for Nov. 21

Edward T. Cone

Edward T. Cone

Princeton NJ -- A memorial service celebrating the life of Edward T. Cone, an esteemed music scholar, pianist and composer who was a member of the Princeton faculty since 1946, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, in the University Chapel.

He died Oct. 23 at age 87 following complications from open heart surgery. Cone, who spent his entire professional career at Princeton, retired in 1985. A Princeton alumnus, he was a professor of music emeritus and a senior fellow of the Council of the Humanities emeritus.