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Chance, Nancy Lairdlocked

  • Cynthia Green Libby


(b Cincinnati, March 19, 1931). American composer and pianist. She studied theory and composition with Ussachevsky, Luening and Chou Wen-chung at Columbia University. She received the ASCAP/Nissim prize for orchestral composition twice (1981, Liturgy; 1984, Odysseus), as well as two awards from the NEA, three fellowships from the MacDowell Colony and a Sundance Film Composer Fellowship in ...

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