Blancha Ray Alden was born 5 July 1870 in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States to Philo Washington Alden (1840-1920) and Eliza Dutton (1839-1881) and died November 1934 Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of unspecified causes.
Blanche Ray Alden was a pianist and composer, who published under the pseudonym Theodora Dutton. Her short piano piece, Christmas Day Secrets, is the only work in the Suzuki Piano Repertoire attributed to a female composer.
Marriage & Family
- Dwight, Benjamin Woodbridge. The History of the Descendants of Elder John Strong, of Northampton, Mass. Joel Munsell, Albany, NY, 1871, (accessed 13 February 2009), . p. 1279
- Blanche Ray Alden at Find A Grave #38492343
- Wikipedia:Blanche Ray Alden
- Alden in Hampden County, Massachusetts