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Movingly Expressive

Music by
Patricia Morehead -
heard by
HOWARD SMITH

'... shifting depiction of battleground lunacy.'

Patricia Morehead: Good News Falls Gently. © 2011 Navona Records LLC

Patricia Morehead, composer and oboist, is a founding member and former co-artistic director of CUBE. She is past president of American Women Composers Midwest, and organized the fifth anniversary year (1987) featuring the music of African-American women composers in two concerts at Kennedy-King College in Chicago.

She graduated at the New England Conservatory of Music, and made her Carnegie Recital Hall debut in 1977.

While attending the University of Chicago, Morehead studied with Ralph Shapey, John Eaton, and Shulamit Ran...

Copyright © 7 August 2012 Howard Smith,
Masterton, New Zealand

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