TITLE

Meet the 2003 MTNA-Shepherd Distinguished Composer of the Year

AUTHOR(S)
Walker, Deanna
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
American Music Teacher;Jun/Jul2004, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Liduino Pitombeira, named the 2003 Music Teachers National Association-Sheperd Distinguished Composer of the Year, about his musical compositions. Inspiration for his pieces; Significant issues in his composition.
ACCESSION #
13584321

 

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