The former director of Music for the Marlborough Public Schools for 38 years died Saturday, according to Legacy.com.
A. Valente, 84, of Marlborough died peacefully on Saturday, October 12,
was the Director of Music in the Marlborough Public schools for 38
years.He touched the lives of countless young musicians during that
time. He retired from the school system in 1990. In 1990, he was elected
to the Marlborough School Committee and served with distinction until
2008. He was a tireless champion for the arts during his tenure.