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Paul Creston

Born in New York City in 1906, Paul Creston was a prominent composer of classical music. He studied organ and piano while working to help support his immigrant Italian family, and eventually became an organist at St. Malachy's Church in New York in 1934. He was entirely self-taught with respect to composition. He considered his teachers to be Bach, Scarlatti, Chopin, Debussy, and Ravel.

Compositions

- Frontiers, Op. 34

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